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Greyhound for Breakfast

(1987)
A novel by

 
 
A collection of 47 short stories which reflect the broad scope of Kelman's writing since 1972. Ranging from casual tragedy to wild farce, from the concrete to the lyrical, the book aims to demonstrate Kelman's way of creating high art from low life.

Genre: General Fiction

Praise for this book

"Superbly crafted and a joy to read. Read it for yourself." - Bernard MacLaverty


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Hardback Editions

January 1988 : USA Hardback
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Title: Greyhound for Breakfast
Author(s): James Kelman
ISBN: 0-374-16687-0 / 978-0-374-16687-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux
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April 1987 : UK Hardback
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Title: Greyhound for Breakfast
Author(s): James Kelman
ISBN: 0-436-23283-9 / 978-0-436-23283-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd
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Paperback Editions

July 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: Greyhound for Breakfast
Author(s): James Kelman
ISBN: 1-84697-054-7 / 978-1-84697-054-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Polygon An Imprint of Birlinn Limited
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March 1988 : UK Paperback
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Title: Greyhound For Breakfast (Picador Books)
Author(s): James Kelman
ISBN: 0-330-30027-X / 978-0-330-30027-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
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July 1996 : UK Paperback
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Title: Greyhound For Breakfast
Author(s): James Kelman
ISBN: 0-7493-8616-9 / 978-0-7493-8616-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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