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The Cook

On sale

1st August 2013

Price: £8.99

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Selected: Paperback / ISBN-13: 9781780876399

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Financial Times
'A marvellous experiment in voice ... assays fine dining and late capitalism' Financial Times.
Daily Mail
'A deliciously dark satire about foodyism, celebrity chefs and aspiring consumerism ... Macauley's stream-of-consciousness prose has a compulsive vitality' Daily Mail.
'Much of this book seems grotesque, but don't be fooled into thinking it's not real ... each time you think you've reached the limits of this thought-provoking and brilliant novel, it just gets deeper' Scarlett Thomas, Guardian.
Lloyd Jones
'Reminds us just how exciting it is to read a wonderful and original novel' Lloyd Jones, author of Mister Pip.
Nick Cave
'A riot of a novel. Gripping and subversive' Nick Cave.