Nightspawn. by John Banville

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Published by Norton in New York .

Written in English

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LC ClassificationsPZ4.B223 Ni, PR6052.A57 Ni
The Physical Object
Pagination223 p.
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5705209M
ISBN 100393086461
LC Control Number70152653

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He would come out with several more standalone fiction novels after that. He is the author of the Revolutions series, a historical fiction set of three books that focuses on different figures throughout history and puts a creative twist on them.

The Book of Evidence is a major work of fiction in which every suave moment calmly detonates to show the murderous gleam within. Banville writes a dangerous and clear-running prose and has a grim gift of seeing people’s souls.

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Ghosts is a novel by John was his first novel since 's The Book of Evidence, which was shortlisted for the Booker second in what Banville described as a "triptych", to make "an investigation of the way in which the imagination works."This novel features many of the same characters and relates to events of the previous novel.Man Booker Prize winning author John Banville’s (The Untouchable, Nightspawn Birchwood, Doctor Copernicus, The Book Of Evidence) latest novel, The Sea, is an exquisite story of loss and protagonist, Max Morden, is mourning the recent death of his wife while coming to grips with an event earlier in his life that is proving to be just as hard to deal with.The series began being published in the yearwhen “Night Warriors” was released.

The first three came out pretty quickly (all between and ), and then after that, it was fifteen years until the fourth book was released, in the year Then another five year wait, before the fifth book came out in the year

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