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The Year of the Runaways


Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2015

‘A brilliant and beautiful novel’ Kamila Shamsie, Guardian

The Grapes of Wrath for the 21st century’ Washington Post

The Year of the Runaways tells of the bold dreams and daily struggles of an unlikely family thrown together by circumstance. Thirteen young men live in a house in Sheffield, each in flight from India and in desperate search of a new life. Tarlochan, a former rickshaw driver, will say nothing about his past in Bihar; and Avtar has a…

The Year Of The Runaways

Pub Date : 2016-03-29 | Author : Sunjeev Sahota | Publisher : Knopf

ISBN 10 : 9781101946114
ISBN 13 : 1101946113

Short-listed for the 2015 Man Booker Prize The Guardian: The Best Novels of 2015 The Independent: Literary Fiction of the Year 2015 From one of Granta’s Best of Young British Nov..

The Year Of The Runaways

Pub Date : 2015-10-13 | Author : Sunjeev Sahota | Publisher : Knopf

ISBN 10 : 9780451492982
ISBN 13 : 0451492986

Short-listed for the Man Booker Prize One of Granta's Best Young British Novelists in 2013 now gives us a sweeping, urgent contemporary epic about a year in the life of a group of ..

The Year Of The Runaways

Pub Date : 2015-06-18 | Author : Sunjeev Sahota | Publisher : Pan Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781447241676
ISBN 13 : 1447241673

Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2015 'A brilliant and beautiful novel' Kamila Shamsie, Guardian 'The Grapes of Wrath for the 21st century' Washington Post The Year of the Runa..

Ours Are The Streets

Pub Date : 2011-01-07 | Author : Sunjeev Sahota | Publisher : Pan Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9780330545778
ISBN 13 : 0330545779

When Imtiaz Raina leaves England for the first time, to bury his father on his family’s land near Lahore, he exchanges his uncertain life in Sheffield for a road that leads to th..

The Runaways

Pub Date : 2011-04-30 | Author : Ruth Thomas | Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9781446453803
ISBN 13 : 1446453804

Julia and Nathan have no friends to speak of. They're misfits of Mrs Henrey's class - awlays the last to be picekd for the team, and always without a partner. Then they discover a ..

Queens Of Noise

Pub Date : 2013 | Author : Evelyn McDonnell | Publisher : Da Capo Press

ISBN 10 : 9780306820397
ISBN 13 : 0306820390

A narrative profile of the female rock band draws on interviews with former members as well as controversial manager Kim Fowley to explore their achievements from musical, feminist..

The Runaways

Pub Date : 2015-05-07 | Author : Megan Rix | Publisher : Penguin UK

ISBN 10 : 9780141357652
ISBN 13 : 0141357657

Two friends, fighting their way home . . . SHANTI and her baby daughter TARA are beautiful circus elephants. HARVEY is a faithful old collie who leads the show. Together they are t..

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