Shuggie Bain

By: Stuart, Douglas

Price: $500.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


This beautiful copy of "Shuggie Bain" has been SIGNED by Douglas Stuart on the title page! "Shuggie Bain" has been Shortlisted for the 2020 Booker Prize! This is the "true" First Edition having been published in the US on February 11, 2020 (the UK Hardcover Edition was published August 6, 2020.) The author was born and raised in Glasgow, Scotland but after graduating from the Royal College of Art in London, he moved to New York City, where he began a career in fashion design. His debut novel, "Shuggie Bain" is the unforgettable story of young Hugh "Shuggie" Bain, a sweet and lonely boy who spends his 1980s childhood in run-down public housing in Glasgow, Scotland. It is a difficult place to grow up, with men out of work as the coal mines close, and a drug epidemic waiting in the wings. Now also a Finalist for the National Book Award in Fiction here in the US and also a Finalist for the 2020 Kirkus Prize in Fiction.

Title: Shuggie Bain

Author Name: Stuart, Douglas

Categories: Modern First Editions, National Book Award Finalist, *NEW ARRIVALS, Booker Prize Shortlist, Kirkus Prize Finalist,

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Publisher: New York, New York, Grove Press: 2020

ISBN Number: 0802148042

ISBN Number 13: 9780802148049

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9400