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The porpoise / Mark Haddon.

Haddon, Mark, 1962- author. (Author). Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Novelization of (work): Pericles. (Added Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385544313
  • ISBN: 0385544316
  • ISBN: 9780525564409
  • ISBN: 0525564403
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2019]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: The flight -- The child -- The porpoise -- The family -- The serpent -- The hunt -- The storm.
Summary, etc.: "A fantastical novel which reworks Shakespeare's 'Pericles' into a parable for today"-- Provided by publisher.
Author Notes

MARK HADDON is the author of the bestselling novels The Red House, and A Spot of Bother and the story collection The Pier Falls. His novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time won the Whitbread Book of the Year Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction and is the basis for the Tony Award winning play. He is the author of a collection of poetry, The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea and has won awards for both his radio dramas and his television screenplays. His play, Polar Bears, was produced by the Donmar Warehouse in 2010. He lives in Oxford, England.

Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Pericles > Adaptations.
Pericles (Shakespeare, William)
Parables.
Parables.
Genre: Adaptations.

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