Being Dead

Author(s): Jim Crace

Literary Fiction

The author ponders the redemptive power of secular love in this novel. Their bodies had expired, but anyone looking at them could see that Joseph and Celice were still devoted, the couple seemed to have achieved a peace the world denies, a period of grace, defying even murder. They were still man and wife, quietly resting, dead but not yet departed


Product Information

Shortlisted for Whitbread Prize (Novel) 1999.

General Fields

  • : 9780140239751
  • : Penguin Books
  • : Penguin Books
  • : 0.17
  • : May 2000
  • : 198mm X 128mm X 16mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Jim Crace
  • : Paperback
  • : New edition
  • : good
  • : 224