3rd September 2012 - 10:35 pm
thepenguinpress:

“There is a connection between boredom and the desire for chaos. Despite many disguises and bluffs perhaps she had never stopped wanting chaos.”
A brief excerpt from Zadie Smith’s NW, her first novel in seven years.
(Written on an old Smith-Corona portable typewriter on loan from the generous Tayari Jones, photographed at the Penguin Press offices.)

I can’t wait to get my hands on this book.

thepenguinpress:

“There is a connection between boredom and the desire for chaos. Despite many disguises and bluffs perhaps she had never stopped wanting chaos.”

A brief excerpt from Zadie Smith’s NW, her first novel in seven years.

(Written on an old Smith-Corona portable typewriter on loan from the generous Tayari Jones, photographed at the Penguin Press offices.)

I can’t wait to get my hands on this book.

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