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Days Without End

(2016)
(The first book in the Days Without End series)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
The Man Booker Prize Best Novel (nominee)
Walter Scott Prize Best Historical Novel
Costa Book Awards Best Novel
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Winner of the 2016 Costa Book of the Year
Winner of the Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction 2017
Winner of the Independent Bookshop Week Book Award 2017
Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2017

'Pitch perfect, the outstanding novel of the Year.' Observer

After signing up for the US army in the 1850s, aged barely seventeen, Thomas McNulty and his brother-in-arms, John Cole, fight in the Indian Wars and the Civil War. Having both fled terrible hardships, their days are now vivid and filled with wonder, despite the horrors they both see and are complicit in. Then when a young Indian girl crosses their path, the possibility of lasting happiness seems within reach, if only they can survive.

Genre: Literary Fiction

Praise for this book

"Sebastian Barry can just plain write like there's no tomorrow - like there are days without end." - David Guterson

"A violent, superbly lyrical western offering a sweeping vision of America in the making [and] the most fascinating line-by-line first person narration I've come across in years." - Kazuo Ishiguro

"An amazing achievement. For page after page, I found myself thinking, how does he do this?" - David Nicholls

"A beautiful, savage, tender, searing work of art. Sentence after perfect it grips and does not let go." - Donal Ryan


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April 2017 : USA Hardback
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Title: Days Without End (Thorndike Press Large Print Core)
Author(s): Sebastian Barry
ISBN: 1-4104-9830-1 / 978-1-4104-9830-4 (USA edition)
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Title: Days Without End: A Novel
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Title: Days Without End
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ISBN: 0-571-27700-4 / 978-0-571-27700-1 (UK edition)
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October 2016 : UK Hardback

Title: Days Without End
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Title: Days Without End
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Title: Days Without End
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Title: Days Without End
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ISBN: 0-571-27704-7 / 978-0-571-27704-9 (UK edition)
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Title: Days Without End
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February 2017 : UK Paperback

Title: Days Without End
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ISBN: 0-571-33926-3 / 978-0-571-33926-6 (UK edition)
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October 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Days Without End
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ISBN: 0-571-27701-2 / 978-0-571-27701-8 (UK edition)
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January 2017 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Days Without End Lib/E
Author(s): Sebastian Barry
ISBN: 1-5047-9655-1 / 978-1-5047-9655-2 (USA edition)
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January 2017 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Days Without End: A Novel
Author(s): Sebastian Barry
ISBN: 1-5047-9656-X / 978-1-5047-9656-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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Title: Days Without End: A Novel
Author(s): Sebastian Barry
ISBN: 1-5047-9657-8 / 978-1-5047-9657-6 (USA edition)
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Title: Days Without End: A Novel
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Title: Days Without End: A Novel
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October 2016 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Days Without End
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ISBN: 1-5100-5178-3 / 978-1-5100-5178-2 (UK edition)
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Title: Days Without End
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Title: Days Without End
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January 2017 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Days Without End: A Novel
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October 2016 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Days Without End
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