Animal

The first novel from the author of Three Women

Narrated by Emma Roberts
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Pub Date 24 Jun 2021 | Archive Date 5 Jul 2021

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Bloomsbury presents Animal by Lisa Taddeo, read by Emma Roberts.

'Like a series of grenades exploding' Marian Keyes

'Joan is an unforgettable anti-heroine. I don't think I'll ever stop thinking about her’ Elizabeth Day

A 2021 Highlight for: Guardian - Sunday Express - Independent - New Statesman - Evening Standard - Cosmopolitan - Red - Grazia - Daily Mail - Daily Express - The Week - Irish Times - i - The Sun

I drove myself out of New York City where a man shot himself in front of me. He was a gluttonous man and when his blood came out it looked like the blood of a pig. 

That’s a cruel thing to think, I know. He did it in a restaurant where I was having dinner with another man, another married man.

Do you see how this is going? But I wasn’t always that way.

I am depraved. I hope you like me.

MEET JOAN: SUMMER 2021

Bloomsbury presents Animal by Lisa Taddeo, read by Emma Roberts.

'Like a series of grenades exploding' Marian Keyes

'Joan is an unforgettable anti-heroine. I don't think I'll ever stop thinking about...


Advance Praise

'A fever dream of a read . . . Intense, disturbing and provoking, it’s also a book that’s filled with humanity, sensuality and, in the end, love and hope . . . Read, give to your friends and discuss at length', Stylist

'Wow. Dark, hypnotic and horrifying, with a central protagonist in Joan who demands your deepest empathy despite every transgression, it’s brilliantly written and expertly done. I loved it', Harriet Tyce, bestselling author of Blood Orange and The Lies You Told

'I don’t think there is a writer alive who writes about the interior lives of women with the raw truth and intensity [Taddeo] does . . . Fearless, sexy, brutal and just forensically observed. She is extraordinary', Jojo Moyes

'A fever dream of a read . . . Intense, disturbing and provoking, it’s also a book that’s filled with humanity, sensuality and, in the end, love and hope . . . Read, give to your friends and discuss...


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EDITION Audiobook, Unabridged
ISBN 9781526633293
PRICE £26.99 (GBP)
DURATION 10 Hours, 47 Minutes, 33 Seconds

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