Such a Fun Age : Longlisted for the 2020 Booker Prize


by Reid, Kiley
Fiction & related items

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by Reid, Kiley | Fiction & related items
Published 29/12/2020 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC in the United Kingdom
Paperback | 320 pages

When Emira is apprehended at a supermarket for ‘kidnapping’ the white child she’s actually babysitting, it sets off an explosive chain of events. Her employer Alix, a feminist blogger with the best of intentions, resolves to make things right. But Emira herself is aimless, broke and wary of Alix’s desire to help.

When a surprising connection emerges between the two women, it sends them on a crash course that will upend everything they think they know – about themselves, each other, and the messy dynamics of privilege