Not the End of the World

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Not the End of the World

By Kate Atkinson

Back Bay Books, Paperback, 9780316159371, 288pp.

Publication Date: October 27, 2004


Arthur is a precocious eight-year-old boy whose mother is a B-list celebrity more concerned with her bank account than with her son's development. Then an enigmatic young nanny introduces him to a world he never knew existed.

About the Author
Kate Atkinson is the author of a short-story collection, "Not the End of the World, " and critically acclaimed novels including "Human Croquet, Case Histories "and" One Good Turn". She lives in Edinburgh, Scotland.