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Five Miles from Outer Hope - Barker, Nicola
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The sly and subversive sixth book from Nicola Barker, one of our most funny and anarchic writers. It's the summer of 1981. Medve, sixteen years old and six foot three inches tall (a positive girl giant) is stuck in a semi-derelict art-deco hotel on a tiny island off the South coast of Devon, with the rest of her crazy family members. There's nothing to do but paint Margaret Thatcher mugs to supplement the meagre family income, wait for Soft Cell's 'Tainted Love' to come out and dream of literary murderer Jack ...

Five Miles from Outer Hope 2011, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780007435739

Mass-market paperback

Five Miles from Outer Hope 2001, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571205950


Five Miles from Outer Hope 2000, Faber & Faber, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780571202058

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