The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher: Stories (Compact Disc)

Stories

By Hilary Mantel, Jane Carr (Read by)

MacMillan Audio, 9781427251701, 4pp.

Publication Date: September 30, 2014

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Description

One of the most accomplished, acclaimed, and garlanded writers, Hilary Mantel delivers a brilliant collection of contemporary stories

In "The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher," Hilary Mantel's trademark gifts of penetrating characterization, unsparing eye, and rascally intelligence are once again fully on display.

Stories of dislocation and family fracture, of whimsical infidelities and sudden deaths with sinister causes, brilliantly unsettle the reader in that unmistakably Mantel way.

Cutting to the core of human experience, Mantel brutally and acutely writes about marriage, class, family, and sex. Unpredictable, diverse, and sometimes shocking, "The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher" displays a magnificent writer at the peak of her powers.

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