Fourteen-year-old Gyuri is let off going to school for 'family reasons'. His father has been called up for labour service. Arriving at the family timber store Gyuri witnesses his father sign over the business to the firm's book-keeper with nonchalance and boredom. Two months laters after saying goodbye to his father he finds himself assigned to a 'permanent workplace'. Within a fortnight Gyuri is unexpectedly pulled off the bus and detained without explanation This is the start of his journey to and subsequent imprisonment ...

Fatelessness 2017, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9781538458334

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Fatelessness 2005, The Harvill Press, London

ISBN-13: 9781843432517


Fatelessness 2004, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781400078639

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