Awards
National Book Award for Fiction Best Book (nominee)
Set in a small town on Cape Cod in 1950, this tells of the relationship between Peggy Cort, a 28-year-old librarian, and James Carlson Sweatt, an 'over-tall' 11-year-old. They are odd candidates for friendship, but they still find their lives entwined in ways that neither one could have predicted.


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Used availability for Elizabeth McCracken's The Giant's House

Hardback Editions

October 1999 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Giant's House
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 0-613-16356-7 / 978-0-613-16356-9 (USA edition)
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December 1996 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Giant's House
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 0-7862-0891-0 / 978-0-385-31433-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Pr
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September 1997 : UK Hardback

Title: Giant's House
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 0-09-927412-4 / 978-0-09-927412-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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June 1996 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Giant's House
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 0-385-31433-7 / 978-0-385-31433-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: The Dial Press
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Paperback Editions

October 2007 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Giant's House: A Romance
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 0-385-34089-3 / 978-0-385-34089-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dial Press Trade Paperback
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June 2006 : USA Paperback
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Title: Giant's House, The
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 0-06-112016-2 / 978-0-06-112016-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarpPeren
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September 1997 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Giant's House
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 0-09-973991-7 / 978-0-09-973991-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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July 1997 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Giant's House: A Romance
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 0-380-73020-0 / 978-0-380-73020-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Avon Books
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October 1996 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Giant's House
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 0-224-04404-4 / 978-0-224-04404-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Jonathan Cape Ltd
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Audio Editions

December 2018 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Giant's House
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 1-982552-80-8 / 978-1-982552-80-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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December 2018 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Giant's House
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 1-982552-81-6 / 978-1-982552-81-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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December 2018 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: The Giant's House
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 1-982552-82-4 / 978-1-982552-82-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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December 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Giant's House: A Romance
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
Publisher: HarperAudio
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Kindle Editions

February 2013 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Giant's House: A Romance
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
Publisher: The Dial Press
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January 2013 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Giant's House
Author(s): Elizabeth McCracken
Publisher: Vintage Digital
Availability: Amazon UK