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John the Pupil

(2014)
A novel by

 
 
The extraordinary new novel from David Flusfeder. John the Pupil is a medieval road movie, Umberto Eco seen through the eyes of Quentin Tarantino, recounting the journey taken from Oxford to Viterbo in 1267 by John and his two companions, at the behest of the friar and magus Roger Bacon, carrying a secret burden to His Holiness Clement IV. As well as having to fight off ambushes from thieves hungry for the thing of power they are carrying, the holy trio are tried and tempted by all sorts of sins: Ambition, pride, lust - and by the sheer hell and heaven of medieval life.

Erudite and earthy, horrifying, comic, humane, David Flusfeder's extraordinary book reveals to the listener a world very different and all too like the one we live in now.

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Hardback Editions

March 2015 : USA Hardback
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Title: John the Pupil: A Novel
Author(s): David Flusfeder
ISBN: 0-06-233918-4 / 978-0-06-233918-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper
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July 2014 : UK Hardback
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Title: John the Pupil
Author(s): David Flusfeder
ISBN: 0-00-756118-0 / 978-0-00-756118-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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Paperback Editions

March 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: John the Pupil: A Novel
Author(s): David Flusfeder
ISBN: 0-06-233919-2 / 978-0-06-233919-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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February 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: John the Pupil
Author(s): David Flusfeder
ISBN: 0-00-756120-2 / 978-0-00-756120-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

September 2014 : UK Audio CD
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Title: John the Pupil
Author(s): David Flusfeder
ISBN: 0-00-758502-0 / 978-0-00-758502-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
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July 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: John the Pupil
Author(s): David Flusfeder
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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July 2014 : UK Audio edition
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Title: John the Pupil
Author(s): David Flusfeder
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

March 2015 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: John the Pupil: A Novel
Author(s): David Flusfeder
Publisher: Harper
Availability: Amazon   


July 2014 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: John the Pupil
Author(s): David Flusfeder
Publisher: Fourth Estate
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA