The Vulnerables by Sigrid Nunez

£16.99

***Published – 25th January 2024***

‘A sharp-eyed and tender novel about human connection in a time of crisis’ (PAULA HAWKINS) from the bestselling, National Book Award-winning author of The FriendCHOSEN AS A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY THE IRISH TIMES, VOGUE, HARPER’S BAZAAR, NPR AND KIRKUS ‘Once you discover Sigrid Nunez, you don’t look back’ ANNE ENRIGHT’Beautiful and profound’ MEG MASON’Full of alive, curious poetry on the chaotic times we live in’ SHEENA PATEL, author of I’m a Fan’I am committed, until one of us dies, to Nunez’s novels. They are short, wise, provocative, funny’ NEW YORK TIMESThree strangers are thrown together in one Manhattan apartment: a solitary writer; a Gen Z college drop-out; and a spirited parrot named Eureka. As the world outside descends into turmoil, the three of them must learn how to live with and care for one another.

The Vulnerables reveals what happens when strangers are willing to open their hearts to each other and how far even small acts of caring can go to ease another’s distress. ‘A must-read about unlikely friendships’ SUNDAY TIMES STYLE’Cracks open windows and offers a reassuring breeze, reminding us that it’s OK – and perhaps even necessary – to need each other; it’s only human’ SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE’One of my favourite authors’ NATALIE PORTMAN’Fresh, funny and very now’ BIDISHA’A breath of fresh air for a time when it still sometimes feels there isn’t any’ GOOD HOUSEKEEPING A Most Anticipated Book In:The New York TimesThe Washington PostElleTimeShondalandGood HousekeepingThe MillionsW MagazineTown & CountryLiterary HubAP NewsSouthern LivingPublishers Lunch

Pre-order

SKU: 9780349018119 Categories: ,

Additional information

Weight 0.8 kg