The nights would feel so cold over there, like the cold wanted to settle in my bones and make me its home.
In Three Words: Excruciating. Lyrical. Hypnotic.
Beyond the Book: Published in January 2011, this is the author’s debut novel. In 2013, the author was included in the Granta list of 20 best young British writers. Remarkably, Sahota had not read a novel until he was 18 years old, and Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children was the first novel he read.