THE HUNGRY AND THE FAT

THE HUNGRY AND THE FAT

By: Vermes, Timur

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Book Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. By the author of LOOK WHO'S BACK, a radical and bold satire in inequitable times. "Whizz-bang energy and gleeful imaginative savagery" Sam Leith, Guardian "More than mere satire, it's a book that engages deeply" Alex Preston, Fina ncial Times "An immensely enjoyable read" Daniel Hahn, Spectator "A caustic, clever satire with a powerful emotional core" Becky Long, Irish Times "Satirical, sharp, believable . . . Brilliant" Rick O'Shea, RTE REFUGEE CAMPS IN AFRICA ARE SWELLING And Europe has closed its borders. The refugees have no future, no hope, an d no money to pay the vast sums now demanded by people smugglers. The only thing they have is time. AND THEN AN ANGEL ARRIVES FROM REALITY T.V. When model and star presenter Nadeche Hackenbusch comes to film at the larg est of the camps, one young refugee sees a unique opportunity: to organise a march to Europe, in full view of the media. Viewers are gripped as the va st convoy moves closer, but the far right in Germany is regrouping and the government is at a loss. Which country will halt the refugees in their trac ks? THE HUNGRY AND THE FAT A devastating, close-to-the-knuckle satire about the haves and have-nots in our divided world by one of Europe's finest and most perceptive writers. Translated from the German by Jamie Bulloch.

Title: THE HUNGRY AND THE FAT

Author Name: Vermes, Timur

Categories: General Fiction,

Publisher: MacLehose Press: 2021

ISBN Number: 1529400570

ISBN Number 13: 9781529400571

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000051202