WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2003WINNER OF THE 2003 WHITBREAD FIRST NOVEL PRIZEMeet fifteen-year-old Vernon Gregory Little.
Desperate times call for the most unlikely of heroes. 'Startling . . . explosive and extravagantly satisfying.' Guardian'Dangerous, smart, ridiculous and very funny.' New York Times
S 2003 Whitbread Prize (First Novel)
S 2003 Guardian First Book Award
W 2003 Man Booker Prize for Fiction
W 2003 Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize
W 2003 Booker Prize for Fiction