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Outline

(2014)
(The first book in the Outline series)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Best Book (nominee)
Rathbone Folio Prize Best Book (nominee)
Goldsmiths Prize Best Book (nominee)
Literary Hub, Best Books of the Decade
A Finalist for the Folio Prize, the Goldsmiths Prize, the Scotiabank Giller Prize, and the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction
One of The New York Times' Top Ten Books of the Year
Named a A New York Times Book Review Notable Book and a Best Book of the Year by The New Yorker, Vogue, NPR, The Guardian, The Independent, Glamour, and The Globe and Mail

Chosen as one of fifteen remarkable books by women that are shaping the way we read and write in the 21st century by the book critics of The New York Times

Outline is a novel in ten conversations. Spare and lucid, it follows a novelist teaching a course in creative writing over an oppressively hot summer in Athens. She leads her students in storytelling exercises. She meets other visiting writers for dinner. She goes swimming in the Ionian Sea with her neighbor from the plane. The people she encounters speak volubly about themselves: their fantasies, anxieties, pet theories, regrets, and longings. And through these disclosures, a portrait of the narrator is drawn by contrast, a portrait of a woman learning to face a great loss.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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May 2015 : USA Hardback
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Title: Outline (Thorndike Press Large Print Basic)
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 1-4104-7868-8 / 978-1-4104-7868-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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January 2015 : USA Hardback
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Title: Outline: A Novel (Outline Trilogy)
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 0-374-22834-5 / 978-0-374-22834-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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September 2014 : UK Hardback
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Title: Outline: A Novel
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 0-571-23362-7 / 978-0-571-23362-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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Paperback Editions

May 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: Outline: A Novel (Outline Trilogy 1)
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 0-571-34676-6 / 978-0-571-34676-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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February 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: Outline: A Novel (Outline Trilogy)
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 1-250-08154-8 / 978-1-250-08154-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Picador
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September 2015 : UK Paperback

Title: Outline: A Novel
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 0-571-23365-1 / 978-0-571-23365-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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September 2015 : Canada Paperback
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Title: Outline: A Novel
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 1-4434-4710-2 / 978-1-4434-4710-2 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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1845 : UK Paperback
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Title: Outline (Outline Trilogy 1)
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 1-78470-244-7 / 978-1-78470-244-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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September 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: Outline
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 0-571-23363-5 / 978-0-571-23363-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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Audio Editions

December 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Outline: A Novel
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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December 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Outline: A Novel
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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December 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Outline: A Novel
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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January 2015 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Outline: A Novel
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 1-4830-8050-1 / 978-1-4830-8050-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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January 2015 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Outline: Library Edition
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 1-4830-8048-X / 978-1-4830-8048-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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January 2015 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Outline: A Novel
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 1-4830-8049-8 / 978-1-4830-8049-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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January 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Outline
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January 2015 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Outline
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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December 2014 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Outline
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
ISBN: 1-4712-8461-1 / 978-1-4712-8461-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
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Kindle Editions

May 2018 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Outline: A Novel
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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September 2015 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Outline: A Novel
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
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January 2015 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: Outline: A Novel (Outline Trilogy Book 1)
Author(s): Rachel Cusk
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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