Our little cruelties

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Three brothers are at the funeral. One lies in the coffin. Will, Brian and Luke grow up competing for their mother’s unequal love. As men, the competition continues – for status, money, fame, women. They each betray each other, over and over, until one of them is dead. But which brother killed him?

ISBN: 9780241979747 Author: Nugent, Liz Publisher: Penguin Books Publication Date: 21st January 2021 Imprint: Penguin Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.92 (edition:23) Pages: 368, 375 Language: English Edition: 1st paperback ed Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: , ,

‘Liz Nugent is a force to be reckoned withLisa Jewell

‘Brilliantly observed family life and a plot that is part rollercoaster, part maze. Loved it!’ Graham Norton

‘MAGNIFICENT. Her best yet, and that’s really saying something’ Marian Keyes

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Three brothers are at the funeral. One lies in the coffin.

Will, Brian and Luke grow up competing for their mother’s unequal love. As men, the competition continues – for status, money, fame, women …

They each betray each other, over and over, until one of them is dead.

But which brother killed him?

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‘Dark, beautiful, devastating – pure genius’ Lucy Foley

‘A dark jewel of a novel – finely observed, swift and exciting’ AJ Finn

‘[An] incredible achievement … Genius’ Sebastian Barry

‘Liz Nugent has a gift for filling us with a terrible fascination for truly horrible people’ Val McDermid

Pulsing with dark, tumultuous energy … Her best book yetIrish Times

An uncanny ability to get under the skin of characters … nobody is a mere cliché in Nugent’s clear, propulsive writingSunday Times

‘Creepy, compelling and totally addictive’ Erin Kelly

A whodunit and a Greek tragedy all in one … absolutely riveting Irish Independent

A masterful interrogation of a family’s undoing … and a ruthless examination of the pieces left behindBusiness Post

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