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Incendiary - A Novel

Chris Cleave

Chris Cleave's debut novel Incendiary-winner of the Book-of-the-Month Club's First Fiction Award and the Commonwealth Writers' Prize-is sure to captivate the same people who made Little Bee one of the most talked-about novels of the last decade. Written as an open letter to Osama bin Laden from a distraught woman whose husband and son were killed in a massive suicide bombing, Incendiary was published in the UK on July 7, 2005- eerily, the day of the London underground bombings. It went on to win the 2006 Somerset Maugham Award; was shortlisted for the 2006 Commonwealth Writers' Prize; won the United States' Book-of-the-Month Club's First Fiction Award; and won the Prix Special du Jury at the French Prix des Lecteurs 2007.

Chris Cleave's debut novel Incendiary-winner of the Book-of-the-Month Club's First Fiction Award and the Commonwealth Writers' Prize-is sure to captivate the same people who made Little Bee one of the most talked-about novels of the last decade. Written as an open letter to Osama bin Laden from a distraught woman whose husband and son were killed in a massive suicide bombing, Incendiary was published in the UK on July 7, 2005- eerily, the day of the London underground bombings. It went on to win the 2006 Somerset Maugham Award; was shortlisted for the 2006 Commonwealth Writers' Prize; won the United States' Book-of-the-Month Club's First Fiction Award; and won the Prix Special du Jury at the French Prix des Lecteurs 2007.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Chris Cleave's debut novel Incendiary-winner of the Book-of-the-Month Club's First Fiction Award and the Commonwealth Writers' Prize-is sure to captivate the same people who made Little Bee one of the most talked-about novels of the last decade. Written as an open letter to Osama bin Laden from a distraught woman whose husband and son were killed in a massive suicide bombing, Incendiary was published in the UK on July 7, 2005- eerily, the day of the London underground bombings. It went on to win the 2006 Somerset Maugham Award; was shortlisted for the 2006 Commonwealth Writers' Prize; won the United States' Book-of-the-Month Club's First Fiction Award; and won the Prix Special du Jury at the French Prix des Lecteurs 2007.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Tracy-Ann Oberman

Length:

6h 40m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

00:35


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

30:00


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

29:37


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

24:30


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

28:40


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

27:42


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

29:00


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

26:53


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

29:48


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

25:57


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

16:27


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

13:48


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

29:57


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

29:41


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

19:24


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

17:32


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

19:51


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

00:59