Short-listed for Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize 2014.The new novel from Hanif Kureishi: an outrageous, clever and very funny story of sex, lies, art and what defines a life.
Hanif Kureishi grew up in Kent and studied philosophy at King's College London. His novels include The Buddha of Suburbia (Winner of the Whitbread Prize for Best First Novel), The Black Album and Intimacy. His screenplays include My Beautiful Laundrette (Oscar nominated for Best Screenplay) and Le Week-End. He has also published several collections of short stories. He has been awarded the Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and been translated into thirty six languages.