Dot in the Universe

Dot in the Universe

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It's your worst nightmare: instead of being dead, you're alive! Seen from above, Dot is just another dot, barely distinguishable from a bug, a berry, or gum on the pavement. Up close, she has a magnificent but mysterious hubby, a collection of tea cosies swiped from old ladies, and the perfect face for her era: tight-lipped, pointy-nosed, pink-skinned, blonde-haired. She also has a Fatal Flaw. So Dot decides to End It All. But Dot BLOWS it! A hilarious and poignant journey through our puny universe, this is a masterpiece of disquiet - Lucy Ellmann at the height of her powers.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 208 pages
  • 137.2 x 200.7 x 27.9mm | 294.84g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0747562547
  • 9780747562542

About Lucy Ellmann

Lucy Ellmann is the daughter of Richard Ellmann. She was born in America and moved to England when she was ten. She is the author of three novels, MAN OR MANGO?, VARYING DEGREES OF HOPELESSNESS and SWEET DESSERTS, which won the Guardian Fiction Prize. Lucy Ellmann lives in Edinburgh with her husband, the author Tod McEwen.show more

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