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Shame

(2015)
(Gloaming)
A novel by

 

"A powerfully evocative novel."
Esther Freud


Most of us have plans. Somewhere to go if something awful happens. Pilgrim Jones doesn't. She looks up at a departures board and takes the first flight. She alights on the edge of Africa. Over confessions and strong gin, she's lured into a world of mercenaries and philanthropists, delusional heroes and witchdoctors in polyester suits. But what about the beating absence, the thing she's done?

Shame is a novel about a world out of time, about magic and chance, Europe and Africa, learning to live and living to learn. It will transport you from diplomatic dinners to a land where fireflies light the sky and a desolate, magical coastline where anything - anything - might happen.

Shame will change you.

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Used availability for Melanie Finn's Shame


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Hardback Editions

March 2015 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: Shame
Author(s): Melanie Finn
ISBN: 0-297-60844-4 / 978-0-297-60844-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

September 2016 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Gloaming
Author(s): Melanie Finn
ISBN: 1-937512-47-9 / 978-1-937512-47-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Two Dollar Radio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

May 2016 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Shame
Author(s): Melanie Finn
ISBN: 1-78022-831-7 / 978-1-78022-831-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 2015 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Shame
Author(s): Melanie Finn
ISBN: 0-297-60845-2 / 978-0-297-60845-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

May 2017 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Gloaming
Author(s): Melanie Finn
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon   

July 2015 : UK Audio CD
Title: Shame
Author(s): Melanie Finn
ISBN: 1-78433-409-X / 978-1-78433-409-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing Limited
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

May 2015 : UK Audio CD
Title: Shame
Author(s): Melanie Finn
ISBN: 1-78433-374-3 / 978-1-78433-374-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing Limited
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 2015 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: Shame
Author(s): Melanie Finn
Publisher: Orion Publishing Group
Availability: Amazon   

March 2015 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: Shame
Author(s): Melanie Finn
Publisher: Orion Publishing Group
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

August 2016 : Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Gloaming
Author(s): Melanie Finn
Publisher: Two Dollar Radio
Availability: Amazon CA   

March 2015 : Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Shame
Author(s): Melanie Finn
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Availability: Amazon CA   

March 2015 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Shame
Author(s): Melanie Finn
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Availability: Amazon UK   


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