Books for Sally Rooney Fans

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Por Village Books Dulwich

Finished Beautiful World, Where Are You? Browse our list for your next best read...

Exciting Times: Longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2021

Naoise Dolan

8,99 € 8,36 €

Ella loved Exciting Times, a dry, witty, and curious dissection of modern love. Ava, newly arrived in Hong Kong from Dublin, is soon forced to navigate a love triangle of which she is at the centre, as well as the complexities of privilege and power in the international social scene of contemporary Hong Kong.

Acts of Desperation

Megan Nolan

14,99 € 13,94 €

A brilliantly readable, funny, and honest novel about obsessive love and a toxic relationship set in Dublin.

Animals

Emma Jane Unsworth

8,99 € 8,36 €

Ella loved this book (not least because it is set in Manchester!) about a fraught female friendship between two women whose party days are compromised by an engagement. Funny, fun and very honest.

Wilful Disregard: A Novel About Love

Lena Andersson

9,99 € 9,29 €

On the day that Ester Nilsson, a poet and a sensible person in a sensible relationship, meets renowned artist Hugo Rask, her rational world begins to unravel. Totally gripping, intelligent, and painful at times.

The Last of Her Kind

Sigrid Nunez

8,99 € 8,36 €

Sophie set us all off on Sigrid Nunez and now we're hooked. In the Last of Her Kind, two women become friends at Columbia University in 1968 and make a lifelong impression on each other. This is a clever, political, and moving novel which will stay with you for a long time after the final chapter.

Three Women: A BBC 2 Between the Covers Book Club Pick

Lisa Taddeo

9,99 € 9,29 €

Totally captivating - Three Women is the real story of the sexual and emotional lives of three different women, told in fiercely brilliant prose with great honesty and empathy. Unputdownable.

little scratch: Shortlisted for The Goldsmiths Prize 2021

Rebecca Watson

12,99 € 12,08 €

As the protagonist narrates the small, forgettable moments of her day – recovering from a hangover, checking Whatsapp messages, eating a packet of hula hoops etc. – we learn of her obsession with the very big life event which she cannot forget. This is a spectacular, powerful, and playful debut.

Boy Parts

Eliza Clark

9,99 € 9,29 €

A messy, grimly funny and - at times - unsettling book. Boy Parts by Eliza Clark is a gripping, pitch-black comedy about a photographer from Newcastle on a downward spiral.

This Happy: Shortlisted for the An Post Irish Book Awards 2020

Niamh Campbell

8,99 € 8,36 €

A sharp, gripping dissection of a former love affair between a young woman and a married man from an astute and distinctive new voice.

The Portrait of a Lady

Henry James

6,99 € 6,50 €

Sally Rooney has cited the 19th century novelist as an inspiration and there is certainly some overlap in their style and preoccupations. The Portait of a Lady is an eloquent psychological study of a woman caught in a web of relations - a must-read classic.