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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..

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 ..

Ours Are The Streets

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Sunjeev Sahota | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1407474146
ISBN 13 : 9781407474144

Imtiaz Raina, born in Sheffield, young father, young husband, son of loving parents, has decided to die. He has convinced himself that he believes in his cause. And before he leave..

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..

Zelda And Ivy The Runaways

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Laura McGee Kvasnosky | Publisher : Candlewick Press

ISBN 10 : 0763626899
ISBN 13 : 9780763626891

In three short stories, two fox sisters run away from home, bury a time capsule, and take advantage of some creative juice...

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