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What I Did

Paperback / ISBN-13: 9780719569098

Price: £9.99

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A boy runs across a busy road.
His father catches him and smacks him.
A passer-by looks on.

This is what happens next.

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Reviews

Gripping, hilarious and tender, this is, without doubt, one of the books of the year
Daily Mail
The novel brilliantly captures parent-child relations in the raw and the emotions that even the most experienced social worker can't tame
Independent
An amusing and unsettling story
Saturday Guardian
This is family life at its most believable: warm and messy, bored and raging. WHAT I DID is every parent's nightmare, but will make you burst out laughing too. I loved it.
Emma Donoghue, author of ROOM
I loved it! Staggeringly good. Terrifyingly good
Lisa Jewell
Hugely impressive, gripping, funny and thought provoking
Emily Barr
Excellent . . . Dark but uplifting
Alex Preston
[A] fine, challenging novel
Mail on Sunday