Nutzen Sie unsere Filialabholung und erhalten Sie diesen Artikel versandkostenfrei in Ihrer Filiale!

The Lonely Hearts Hotel

the Bailey's Prize longlisted novel

´Joyful, funny and vividly alive´ Emily St John Mandel
The Lonely Hearts Hotel sucked me right in and only got better and better . . . I began underlining truths I had hungered for´ Miranda July
´Makes me think of comets and live wires . . . raises goosebumps´ Helen Oyeyemi
´A fairytale laced with gunpowder´ Kelly Link

The Lonely Hearts Hotel is a love story with a difference. Set throughout the roaring twenties, it is a wicked fairytale of circus tricks and child prodigies, radical chorus girls, drug-addicted musicians and brooding clowns, set in an underworld whose economy hinges on the price of a kiss.

It is the tale of two dreamers, abandoned in an orphanage where they were fated to meet. Here, in the face of cold, hunger and unpredictable beatings, Rose and Pierrot create a world of their own, shielding the spark of their curiosity from those whose jealousy will eventually tear them apart.

When they meet again, each will have changed, having struggled through the Depression, through what they have done to fill the absence of the other. But their childhood vision remains - a dream to storm the world, a spectacle, an extravaganza that will lift them out of the gutter and onto a glittering stage.

Heather O´Neill´s pyrotechnical imagination and language are like no other. In this she has crafted a dazzling circus of a novel that takes us from the underbellies of war-time Montreal and Prohibition New York, to a theatre of magic where anything is possible - where an orphan girl can rule the world, and a ruined innocence can be redeemed.

Portrait
Heather O'Neill is a novelist, poet, short-story writer, screenwriter, and essayist. Lullabies for Little Criminals, her debut novel, was published in 2007 to international critical acclaim and was shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction. Her second novel, The Girl who was Saturday Night, was longlisted for the Baileys Women's Fiction Prize, and shortlisted for the Giller Prize, as was her collection of short stories, Daydreams of Angels. Her third novel, The Lonely Hearts Hotel was longlisted for the Baileys prize. Born and raised in Montreal, O'Neill lives there today with her daughter.
… weiterlesen
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Einband gebundene Ausgabe
Seitenzahl 400
Erscheinungsdatum 23.02.2017
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-1-84916-335-4
Verlag Quercus Publishing
Maße (L/B/H) 241/161/42 mm
Gewicht 655
Buch (gebundene Ausgabe, Englisch)
19,99
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Versandfertig in 1 - 2 Wochen
Versandkostenfrei
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 46870191
    Swallowing Mercury
    von Wioletta Greg
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    9,99
  • 46028436
    The Lonely Hearts Hotel
    von Heather O'Neill
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    12,99
  • 43916453
    Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
    von Becky Albertalli
    (7)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 46148300
    The Lonely Hearts Hotel
    von Heather O'Neill
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    25,99
  • 44846127
    The Lesser Bohemians
    von Eimear McBride
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    9,99
  • 46120281
    See What I Have Done
    von Sarah Schmidt
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    11,99
  • 44436556
    The Woman Next Door
    von Yewande Omotoso
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    11,99
  • 47496967
    First Love
    von Gwendoline Riley
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    11,99
  • 46363205
    Richard Nixon
    von John A. Farrell
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    38,99
  • 61749461
    The Sun and Her Flowers
    von Rupi Kaur
    (2)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    12,99
  • 70728844
    Turtles All the Way Down
    von John Green
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    13,99
  • 43564382
    Milk and Honey
    von Rupi Kaur
    (3)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    12,99 bisher 14,99
  • 37943581
    English G Access 02: 6. Schuljahr. Klassenarbeitstrainer mit Audio-Material online, Lösungen online und Lerntipps
    von Bärbel Schweitzer
    Schulbuch (Taschenbuch)
    11,50
  • 46700128
    Origin
    von Dan Brown
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    18,99
  • 46700127
    Origin
    von Dan Brown
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    18,99
  • 29845044
    English G Access - Allgemeine Ausgabe / Band 1: 5. Schuljahr - Klassenarbeitstrainer mit Audio-Materialien, Lösungen und Lerntipps
    Schulbuch (Taschenbuch)
    11,50
  • 23361882
    Thirteen Reasons Why
    von Jay Asher
    Schulbuch (Taschenbuch)
    9,60
  • 70728937
    Turtles All the Way Down
    von John Green
    (1)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    13,99
  • 1975002
    The Remains of the Day. Was vom Tage übrigblieb, englische Ausgabe
    von Kazuo Ishiguro
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 27356647
    It
    von Stephen King
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,99

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

The Lonely Hearts Hotel - Heather O'Neill

The Lonely Hearts Hotel

von Heather O'Neill

Buch (gebundene Ausgabe, Englisch)
19,99
+
=
The Bear and The Nightingale - Katherine Arden

The Bear and The Nightingale

von Katherine Arden

Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
15,99
+
=

für

35,98

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen