Tony Hogan Bought Me an Ice-Cream Float Before He Stole My Ma: A Novel

Tony Hogan Bought Me an Ice-Cream Float Before He Stole My Ma: A Novel

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"A witty and lively novel set somewhere between the worlds of Roddy Doyle and Irvine Welsh." -William Dalyrymple, The Guardian

Reminiscent of early Roddy Doyle, Tony Hogan Bought Me an Ice-Cream Float Before He Stole My Ma begins with our singular heroine's less than idyllic birth and quickly moves to a spectacular fight that lands Janie and her mother in a local women's shelter. From there it's on to a dodgy council flat and a succession of unsuitable men, including… (more)

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Kerry Hudson was born in Aberdeen. Tony Hogan Bought Me an Ice-cream Float Before He Stole My Ma is her first novel and was shortlisted for the Guardian First Book award.

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Publisher: Penguin (January 28, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 1.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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