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Preparation for the Next Life

(2014)
A novel by

 
Awards
PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction Best Book

"Powerfully realistic, with a solemn, muscular lyricism. This is a very, very good book."
Joy Williams


Zou Lei, orphan of the desert, migrates to work in America and finds herself slaving in New York's kitchens. She falls in love with a young man whose heart has been broken in another desert. A new life may be possible if together they can survive homelessness, lockup, and the young man's nightmares, which may be more prophecy than madness.

 
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Used availability for Atticus Lish's Preparation for the Next Life


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Hardback Editions

April 2015 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: Preparation for the Next Life
Author(s): Atticus Lish
ISBN: 1-78074-777-2 / 978-1-78074-777-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
Availability: Amazon UK   

Paperback Editions

January 2016 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Preparation for the Next Life
Author(s): Atticus Lish
ISBN: 1-78074-833-7 / 978-1-78074-833-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

November 2015 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Preparation For The Next Life
Author(s): Atticus Lish
ISBN: 0-9913608-2-6 / 978-0-9913608-2-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tyrant Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

November 2014 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Preparation for the Next Life
Author(s): Atticus Lish
ISBN: 0-9885183-3-3 / 978-0-9885183-3-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tyrant Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

November 2015 : USA MP3 CD
thumbTitle: Preparation for the Next Life
Author(s): Atticus Lish
ISBN: 1-5012-7726-X / 978-1-5012-7726-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2015 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: Preparation for the Next Life
Author(s): Atticus Lish
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   

April 2015 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: Preparation for the Next Life
Author(s): Atticus Lish
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

November 2016 : USA Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Preparation For The Next Life
Author(s): Atticus Lish
Publisher: Tyrant Books
Availability: Amazon   

April 2015 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Preparation for the Next Life
Author(s): Atticus Lish
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
Availability: Amazon UK   


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