The Vulnerables by Sigrid Nunez (Hardback)

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9780349018119
Published:
25 Jan 2024
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
242 pages
Dimensions:
218x142x28mm
Weight:
0.380kgs
Author:
Three strangers are thrown together in one Manhattan apartment: a solitary writer; a Gen Z college drop-out; and a spirited parrot named Eureka. 'The Vulnerables' reveals what happens when strangers are willing to open their hearts to each other and how far even small acts of caring can go to ease another's distress.

'A sharp-eyed and tender novel about human connection' (PAULA HAWKINS) from the bestselling, National Book Award-winning author of The Friend

'A must-read about unlikely friendships' SUNDAY TIMES STYLE

'One of my favourite authors' NATALIE PORTMAN

'A novel that truly, truly speaks to the soul' GLAMOUR

'Makes you feel smarter and more alive' PEOPLE

Three strangers are thrown together in one Manhattan apartment: a solitary writer; a Gen Z college drop-out; and a spirited parrot named Eureka. As the world outside descends into turmoil, the three of them must learn how to live with and care for one another - and discover what happens when strangers are willing to open their hearts to each other.

'Compulsively readable' ELLE

'A gorgeous, funny novel about connection' iPAPER

'A breath of fresh air for a time when it still sometimes feels there isn't any' GOOD HOUSEKEEPING

'Beautiful and profound' MEG MASON

'Infused with moments of hilarity and wisdom. Beautiful' WOMAN'S WEEKLY

'Filled with moments of the sublime' CAROLINE O'DONOGHUE

'Once you discover Sigrid Nunez, you don't look back' ANNE ENRIGHT

'Cracks open windows and offers a reassuring breeze, reminding us that it's OK - and perhaps even necessary - to need each other; it's only human' SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE

'I am committed, until one of us dies, to Nunez's novels. They are short, wise, provocative, funny' NEW YORK TIMES

About the Author: Sigrid Nunez is the New York Times bestselling author of The Friend, winner of the 2018 National Book Award, and of seven other novels, including Salvation City, The Last of Her Kind, and What Are You Going Through. She is also the author of Sempre Susan: A Memoir of Susan Sontag. Her books have been translated into over thirty languages.

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