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By McCulloch, Fiona, author
eBook. English.
Published New York, New York; London, [England]: Routledge, 2017
This book visits contemporary British children's and young adult (YA) fiction alongside cosmopolitanism, exploring the notion of the nation within the...

By Vlitos, Paul, 1979- author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018
This book focuses on the fiction of four postcolonial authors: V.S. Naipaul, Anita Desai, Timothy Mo and Salman Rushdie. It argues that meals in their...

By Eaglestone, Robert, 1968- author
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013
Contemporary fiction is a wide and diverse field, now global in dimension, with an enormous range of novels and writers that continues to grow at a fantastic...

By James, David, 1979- author
eBook. English.
Published London; New York: Continuum, [2008]
This study examines the importance of space for the way contemporary novelists experiment with style and form, offering an account of how British writers...

By Dragas, Areti, author
eBook. English.
Published London, England; New York: Bloomsbury, 2014
Focusing on the figure of the storyteller, this study breaks new ground in the approach to reading contemporary literature by identifying a growing interest...

By Grzegorczyk, Blanka, 1983- author
eBook. English.
Published New York: Routledge, 2015
"This book considers how contemporary British children's books engage with some of the major cultural debates of recent years, and how they resonate with...

By Bennett, Alice, 1982- author
Hardback. English.
Published London; New York: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2018
"With the supposed shortening of our collective attention spans, what future is there for long narrative fiction in the age of the internet? Contemporary...

By Funk, Wolfgang, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017
This title argues for the term and concept of 'postmillennial reconstruction' to fill the gap left by the decline of postmodernism and deconstruction...

By Ilott, Sarah, 1987- author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
This study analyses four new genres of literature and film that have evolved to accommodate and negotiate the changing face of postcolonial Britain since...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017
How did social, cultural and political events in Britain during the 2000s shape contemporary British fiction? The means of publishing, buying and reading...
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