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The Noise of Time

ISBN 
9781784703325
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R215.00
Published 
February 2017
About the book: 
'BARNES'S MASTERPIECE' - OBSERVER In May 1937 a man in his early thirties waits by the lift of a Leningrad apartment block. He waits all through the night, expecting to be taken away to the Big House. Any celebrity he has known in the previous decade is no use to him now. And few who are taken to the Big House ever return. `Stunning' Sunday Times `A profound meditation on power and the relationship of art and power... It is a masterpiece of sympathetic understanding... I don't think Barnes has written a finer, more truthful or more profound book' Scotsman `A tour de force by a master novelist at the top of his game' Daily Express
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About the Author

Julian Barnes is the author of thirteen novels, including The Sense of an Ending,  which won the 2011 Man Booker Prize for Fiction, and The Noise of Time.  He has also written three books of short stories, four collections of essays and two books of non-fiction, Nothing to be Frightened Of  and the Sunday Times  number one bestseller Levels of Life.  In 2017 he was awarded the Légion d'honneur.