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By Yvvette Edwards

ISBN-10: 0062183737

ISBN-13: 9780062183736

ISBN-10: 1407490230

ISBN-13: 9781407490236

ISBN-10: 1620903709

ISBN-13: 9781620903704

“[A] gorgeously lyrical debut novel….Engrossing and human to the middle, Edwards’s novel wrings the guts within the such a lot smooth of ways.”
Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“The novel is excessive drama, jam-packed with breathtaking stress, and, now and then, dropped at brain the works of Arthur Miller and August Wilson, either one of whom knew something or approximately secrets and techniques spilled throughout a kitchen table.”
—Attica Locke, writer of Black Water Rising

Soon the identify on each fiction lover’s lips could be Yvvette Edwards, because of her outstanding debut novel, A cabinet jam-packed with Coats. Longlisted for the fellow Booker Prize, considered one of nice Britain’s such a lot prestigious literary awards, and named one in every of Kirkus Review’s top Books of the 12 months, Edwards’s robust first novel is instantly a poignant relations drama and a gripping mystery—page-turning literature with a thrilling infusion of noir. it's the tale of Jinx, who believes she performed a pivotal function in her mother’s homicide, till an previous acquaintance seems to be at her door with seductive air, a protracted, unusual tale, and, fairly very likely, the sour fact. a very lovely paintings of latest literary fiction that packs an emotional punch and retains readers guessing to the top, A cabinet filled with Coats is already being in comparison through critics to the novels of the grasp, Ruth Rendell.

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