Vintage Classic Brighton Rock

Greene, Graham

£8.99

A gang war is raging in Brighton. Pinkie is 17 and fighting for leadership. He has already proved his ruthlessness by killing Hale, a journalist. But he isn’t prepared for the courageous Ida Arnold who is determined to avenge Hale’s death.

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Gripping, terrifying, an unputdownable read. Discover Graham Greene’s most iconic novel.

A gang war is raging through the dark underworld of Brighton. Seventeen-year-old Pinkie, malign and ruthless, has killed a man. Believing he can escape retribution, he is unprepared for the courageous, life-embracing Ida Arnold. Greene’s gripping thriller exposes a world of loneliness and fear, of life lived on the ‘dangerous edge of things.’

In this gripping, terrifying, and unputdownable read, discover Greene’s iconic tale of the razor-wielding Pinkie.

Brighton Rock when I was about thirteen. One of the first lessons I took from it was that a serious novel could be an exciting novel – that the novel of adventure could also be the novel of ideas’ Ian McEwan

WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY J.M. COETZEE

Additional information

Weight 232 g
Dimensions 198 × 129 × 129 mm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

269

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

823.912 (edition:22)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K