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The Parade

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Description for The Parade Hardback.

From the bestselling author of The Circle and The Monk of Mokha comes a taut, suspenseful story of two foreigners' role in a nation's fragile peace.

'Tightly written, carefully designed to wrong-foot preconceptions, and astute . . . An intensely gripping story' Evening Standard

An unnamed country is leaving the darkness of a decade at war, and to commemorate the armistice the government commissions a new road connecting two halves of the state.

Two men, foreign contractors from the same company, are sent to finish the highway. While one is flighty and adventurous, wanting to experience the ... Read more

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Penguin Books Ltd
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London, United Kingdom
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About Dave Eggers
Dave Eggers is the author of twelve books, including The Monk of Mokha; The Circle; Heroes of the Frontier; A Hologram for the King, a finalist for the National Book Award; and What Is the What, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and winner of France's Prix Médicis Etranger. He is the founder of McSweeney's ... Read more

Reviews for The Parade
Tightly written, carefully designed to wrong-foot preconceptions, and astute... An intensely gripping story
Evening Standard
Certainly his best book since What is the What, The Parade may well be the sound of a major writer finding his mature voice
A readable, atmospheric book
The Times
This is a tale for our time, an ... Read more

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