The Hoarder

Jess Kidd
AUD $19.99
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The mesmerising second novel from Jess Kidd, featured on BBC Radio 2 Book Club. A 'dark, comical tale of haunting and hoarding...Brilliant' - The Times.

A BBC Radio 2 Book Club Choice
Shortlisted for the Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year Award


Unintentional psychic Maud Drennan arrives to look after Cathal Flood, a belligerent man hiding in his filthy, cat-filled home.

Her job is simple: clear the rubbish, take care of the patient. But the once-grand house has more to reveal than simply its rooms. There is a secret here, and whether she likes it or not, Maud may be the one to finally uncover what has previously been kept hidden...

Author bio:

Jess Kidd was brought up in London as part of a large family from County Mayo. Her first novel, Himself, was shortlisted for the Irish Book Awards in 2016 and she was the winner of the Costa Short Story Award in the same year. In 2017, Himself was shortlisted for the Authors' Club Best First Novel Award and longlisted for the CWA John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger. Her second novel, The Hoarder, was shortlisted for the Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year Award in association with Listowel Writers' Week'. Both books were BBC Radio 2 Book Club picks.
@JessKiddHerself | jesskidd.com

Category: Fiction
ISBN: 9781786899842
Publisher: A&U Canongate
Imprint: Canongate PBS
Pub Date: February 2020
Page Extent: 352
Format: Paperback - B format
Subject: Fiction & related items

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