When God Was a Rabbit

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When God Was a Rabbit

By Sarah Winman

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, Paperback, 9781608195374, 300pp.

Publication Date: April 24, 2012

"When God Was a Rabbit" is the story of a memorable young heroine, Elly, and her loss of innocence; a magical portrait of the pull and power of family ties, of loss and life. From Essex and Cornwall to the streets of New York, from 1968 to the events of 9/11, "When God Was a Rabbit "follows the evolving bond of love and secrets between Elly and her brother, Joe, and her increasing concern for her best friend, Jenny Penny, who has secrets of her own. Funny, quirky, utterly compelling, and poignant, too, "When God Was a Rabbit "heralds the start of a remarkable new literary career.

About the Author
Sarah Winman is an actress who attended the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art and has gone on to act in theater, film, and television. "When God Was a Rabbit" is her debut novel. She lives in London.