Being Dead

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Penguin books, 2000 - Married people - 209 pages
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Excellent prose, terrific story, pretty good ending. - Goodreads
Fantastic writing, fascinating story. - Goodreads
My favorite love story of all time. - Goodreads
This is a great introduction to his work. - Goodreads
I envy Crace his style and insight. - Goodreads
It's plot at least seemed a little interesting. - Goodreads

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User Review  - John Addiego - Goodreads

What an amazing author! This is the second book of his I've read, and I'm in awe of his writing. This one is a meditation on death from a naturalist's POV, two zoologists in their fifties getting ... Read full review

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User Review  - Richard Moss - Goodreads

My first encounter with Jim Crace was Harvest - his most recent book. I was so bowled over, I had to seek out his earlier work. This is another tour de force - a remarkable and profound exploration of ... Read full review

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British author Jim Crace has won the 2015 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award for his novel Harvest (Picador). The 100,000 (A$205,140) award is presented annually for a novel written in English or translated into English, and is chosen by judges from a selection of titles nominated by libraries across the world.

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