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              Books by Harold Sonny Ladoo

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              No Pain Like This Body
                

              No Pain Like This Body (Paperback)

              By Ladoo, Harold Sonny

              • RRP: $29.50
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              • Pub Date
                20 Sep 22

              'A masterpiece of hurt' The New York Times Set in the Eastern Caribbean at the beginning of the twentieth century, No Pain Like this Body describes the perilous existence of a poor rice-growing family during the August rainy season.

              ISBN 9781784877026
              Released NZ 20 Sep 2022
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              No Pain Like This Body
               

              No Pain Like This Body (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Ladoo, Harold Sonny; Introduction by Chariandy, David

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              The A List edition of Harold Sonny Ladoo's enduring novel, a raw, unsentimental story of life in a small Caribbean community. Set in the Eastern Caribbean at the beginning of the twentieth century, No Pain Like this Body describes the perilous existence of a poor rice-growing fam...ily during the August rainy season. Their struggles to cope with illness, a drunken and unpredictable father, and the violence of the elements end in unbearable loss. Through vivid, vertiginous prose, and with brilliant economy and originality, Ladoo creates a fearful world of violation and grief, in the face of which even the most despairing efforts to endure stand out as acts of courage.
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              ISBN 9781770893740
              Released NZ 10 Oct 2013
              Publisher House of Anansi Press Ltd ,Can
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series A List
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