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This is an auction for WE ARE MADE OF GLUE by Marina Lewycka.

"An exuberantly comic writer whose work is characterised by both great humanity and unusual charm."
- Evening Standard (UK)

"A witty, touching story about an unlikely friendship."
- Daily Express (UK)

"Gorgeously funny."
- The Independent (UK)

"Had me crying with laughter."

- Daily Telegraph (UK)

"Vibrant dialogue, a family in meltdown, a clash of cultures and wonderful cast of expertly observed characters. Pure laugh-out-loud social comedy."
- Daily Mail (UK)

"Hilarious. A big-hearted confection of the comic and the poignant."
- Literary Review (UK)

"A big, bustling novel, told with enthusiasm by a narrator who is warm, winningly disaster-prone and, crucially, believable."
- The Spectator (UK)

"Georgie is a lively, intensely sympathetic narrator ... brimming with warmth and busyness."
- The Guardian (UK)

"Marina Lewycka is an instantly likeable writer, funny, intelligent and refreshingly generous in her assessments of people and their motivations. She writes about modern life so well. An extremely enjoyable read."
- The New Statesman (UK)

"Uplifting. Lewycka's style is so appealing, so friendly."
- Sunday Times (UK)

"A truly engaging and funny book."
- Woman (UK)

"A very funny and touching story of a friendship and a mystery unravelled."
- Woman & Home (UK)

Very favourable reviews on

Large format (trade) paperback 2009.

418 pages.

Very good condition.

The cost of shipping is $4.95.

There is of course no charge for shipping if you collect this book from my shop in Palmerston North following the auction.

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  • Seller location: Palmerston North, Manawatu, NZ

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