The debut novel from twice Booker Prize-winner, Peter Carey, author of Amnesia, Oscar and Lucinda and True History of the Kelly Gang. Beautiful Faber Firsts edition to commemorate Faber's 80th Anniversary.
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About the Author
Twice winner of the Booker Prize, Peter Carey's most recent novel Parrot and Olivier in America
was described by the New Yorker
as 'a comic masterpiece' and by the Sunday Times
as 'an exhilarating tour-de-force'. It was shortlisted for both the Man Booker Prize and a National Book Award in 2010.