Brother

Brother (Hardcover)

By David Chariandy 
Publisher: bloomsbury publishing
Edition: Hardcover
Language: English
EAN: 9781408897263
No. of Pages: 192
Publish Date: 2018-03-08
Binding: Hardcover
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Introducing a major literary voice. this beautiful, timely novel explores love betweenbrothers, between an immigrant family stretched to breaking point and thesenseless loss of lives cut short
WINNER OF tHE ROGERS WRItERS' tRUSt FICtION PRIZE
LONGLIStED FOR tHE SCOtIABANK GILLER PRIZE
We were losers and neighbourhood schemers. We were the children of the help, withoutfutures. We were, none of us, what our parents wanted us to be. We were not what anyother adults wanted us to be. We were nobodies, or else, somehow, a city.
Michael and Francis are the bright, ambitious sons of trinidadian immigrants. Comingof age in the outskirts of a sprawling city, the brothers battle against careless prejudicesand lowexpectations. While Francis aspires to a future in music, Michael dreams ofAisha, the smartest girl in their school, whose eyes are firmly set on a life elsewhere.But one sweltering summer night the hopes of all three are violently, irrevocably cutshort.
In this timely and essential novel, David Chariandy builds a quietly devastating storyabout the love between a mother and her sons, the impact of race, masculinity and thesenseless loss of young lives.

About the Author

David Chariandy grewup in toronto and lives and teaches in Vancouver. His debutnovel, Soucouyant, received stunning reviews and nominations from eleven literaryawards juries, including a Governor General's Literary Award shortlisting, a GoldIndependent Publisher Award for Best Novel, and the Scotiabank Giller Prize longlist.

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Title: Brother
Publisher: bloomsbury publishing
Author: David Chariandy
Edition: Hardcover
Language: English
EAN: 9781408897263
No. of Pages: 192
Publish Date: 2018-03-08
Binding: Hardcover

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