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ISBN: 1590173953 / ISBN-13: 9781590173954

We Think the World of You

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This powerful short novel, with its extraordinary mixture of acute social realism and dark fantasy, was described by J. R. Ackerley himself as "a ... Show synopsis

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  • We Think the World of You (New York Review of Books) – Trade paperback (2011)
    by J R Ackerley, P N Furbank (Introduction by)

    We Think the World of You

    Trade paperback, New York Review of Books
    2011
    English
    209 pages

    ISBN: 1590173953
    ISBN-13: 9781590173954

    "We Think the World of You "combines acute social realism and dark fantasy, and was described by J.R. Ackerley as "a fairy tale for adults." Frank, the narrator, is a middle-aged civil servant, intelligent, acerbic, self-righteous, angry. He is in love with Johnny, a young, married, working-class man with a sweetly easygoing nature. When Johnny is sent to prison for committing a petty theft, Frank gets caught up in a struggle with Johnny's wife and parents for access to him. Their struggle finds a strange focus in Johnny's ... Show more

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