Peaces

Helen Oyeyemi
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'A writer of sentences so elegant that they gleam.' - Ali Smith
The hugely anticipated new novel from the beloved author.

Peaces is the story of Otto and Xavier Shin, a couple who embark on a mysterious train journey that takes them far beyond any destination they could have anticipated. As the carriages roll along they discover each is more curious and fascinating than the last, becoming embroiled in this strange train and its intrigue. Who is Ava Kapoor, the sole full-time inhabitant of the train, and what is her relationship to a man named Prem? Are they passengers or prisoners? We discover who orchestrated the journey, hurtling them all into their past for clues.

This is a brilliant, wise, strange and, above all, beautiful novel.

Author bio:

Helen Oyeyemi is the author of The Icarus Girl, The Opposite House, White is for Witching (which won the Somerset Maugham Award), Mr Fox, Boy, Snow, Bird, Gingerbread and the short story collection What is Not Yours is Not Yours. In 2013, Helen was included in Granta's Best of Young British Novelists.

Category: Fiction
ISBN: 9780571366590
Publisher: Faber
Imprint: Faber Fiction
Pub Date: August 2022
Page Extent: 272
Format: Paperback - B format
Subject: Fiction & related items

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