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The Post-Birthday World

by Lionel Shriver

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Published by HarperCollins Publishers in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

US/CAN edition

StatementLionel Shriver.
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LC ClassificationsPS
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination517 p. ;
Number of Pages517
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22751574M
ISBN 100061187844
ISBN 109780061187841
OCLC/WorldCa480709576

The Post-Birthday World Lionel Shriver, Author. HarperCollins $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS New Coronavirus Updates for the Book . The Post-Birthday World is an unflinching account of the choices that unfold before us and what our decisions really mean. Irina McGovern's destiny hinges on a single kiss. Whether she gives in to its temptation will determine whether she stays with her reliable partner, Lawrence, or runs off with Ramsey, a hard-living snooker player.

  Buy a cheap copy of The Post-Birthday World book by Lionel Shriver. In this eagerly awaited new novel, Lionel Shriver, the Orange Prize-winning author of the international bestseller We Need to Talk About Kevin, delivers an Free shipping over $/5(5). The Post-Birthday World offers a thoughtful and highly entertaining look at the implications, large and small, of who we choose to love. Russian-American Irena is a book illustrator who lives in London with her long-term boyfriend Lawrence, also from the USA, who works for a prestigious but dull "think tank".

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The Post-Birthday World has been called one of the best books about love ever written, but this superlative accolade almost does an injustice to the textured layers of irony Shriver achieves in this early 21st century love triangle that revolves around Irina McGovern, a Russian American beauty who illustrates children's books while living in London with her partner, Lawrence Trainer /5().

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Lionel Shriver Booklist Lionel Shriver Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Post-Birthday World; The love triangle of Irina McGovern follows two parallel directions, one with a world-famous snooker player, and the other her longtime intellectual partner and mate.

The Post-Birthday World is the author's eighth novel and, I suspect, her most : Carrie O'grady. Book Summary. Using a playful parallel-universe structure,The Post-Birthday World follows one woman's future as it unfolds under the influence of two drastically different men. THE POST-BIRTHDAY WORLD is a long novel, with lengthy chapters, bursting with insight, humor and British slang.

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The Post-Birthday World has been called one of the best books about love ever written, but this superlative accolade almost does an injustice to the textured layers of irony Shriver achieves in this early 21st century love triangle that revolves around Irina McGovern, a Russian American beauty who illustrates children's books while living in London with her partner, Lawrence /5().

Lionel Shriver's novels include the National Book Award finalist So Much for That, the New York Times bestseller The Post-Birthday World, and the international bestseller We Need to Talk About Kevin.

Her journalism has appeared in the Guardian, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and many other publications.

She lives in London and Brooklyn, New York/5(40). In this eagerly awaited new novel, Lionel Shriver, the Orange Prize-winning author of the international bestseller We Need to Talk About Kevin, delivers an imaginative and entertaining look at the implications, large and small, of whom we choose to love.

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The post-birthday world. [Lionel Shriver] -- A tale told from the parallel perspectives of two possible timelines considers the life of American expatriate Irina McGovern, who in one reality stays faithful to her disciplined American. The Post-Birthday World. by Lionel Shriver.

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In The Post-Birthday World, we get to see Irina lead two very different lives based on a choice she makes between two you ever wondered what your life would be like had you chosen a different path.

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[Lionel Shriver] -- "Children's book illustrator Irina McGovern enjoys a quiet and settled life in London with her partner, fellow American expatriate Lawrence Trainer, a smart, loyal, disciplined intellectual at a.

The Post-Birthday World A Novel. Lionel Shriver.29 Ratings; $; $; Publisher Description. American children's book illustrator Irina McGovern enjoys a secure, settled life in London with her smart, loyal, disciplined partner, Lawrence—until the night she finds herself inexplicably drawn to kissing another man, a passionate /5(29).