How to be both: A novel

How to be both: A novel

for $ 11.99

11.99 How to be both: A novel


Passionate, compassionate, vitally inventive and scrupulously playful, Ali Smith’s novels are like nothing else. A true original, she is a one-of-a-kind literary sensation. Her novels consistently attract serious acclaim and discussion—and have won her a dedicated readership who are drawn again and again to the warmth, humanity and humor of her voice.


How to be both is a novel all about art’s versatility. Borrowing from… (more)

Editorial reviews (8 reviews)

Her inimitable writing sneaks into you with its deceptive readability, but it’s her radiating intelligence that stays with you.

It is a synthesis of questions long contemplated by an extraordinarily thoughtful author, who succeeds quite well in implanting those questions into well-drawn, memorable people.

“How to Be Both” indeed works both ways, demonstrating not only the power of art itself but also the mastery of Smith’s prose.

Book Details  

Publisher: Anchor (December 02, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 384 pages

File size: 4.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Women's Prize for Fiction 2015 winner, Costa Book Award for Best Novel 2014 winner, Goldsmiths Prize 2014 winner, Saltire Award for Scottish Literary Book of the Year 2014 winner

Lists (2 lists)

The New York Times Notable Books of 2015

Discover the books that made the cut in the prestigious selection of The New York Times!

Costa Novel Award shortlist

Discover the titles selected for the Costa Book Award for Best Novel.

Look for similar items