J.K. Rowling’s ‘The Casual Vacancy’: All You Need To Know
THE SYNOPSIS (Source: Little Brown)
The Casual Vacancy
When Barry Fairweather dies unexpectedly in his early forties, the little town of Pagford is left in shock.
Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, but what lies behind the pretty façade is a town at war.
Rich at war with poor, teenagers at war with their parents, wives at war with their husbands, teachers at war with their pupils…Pagford is not what it first seems.
And the empty seat left by Barry on the parish council soon becomes the catalyst for the biggest war the town has yet seen. Who will triumph in an election fraught with passion, duplicity and unexpected revelations?
Blackly comic, thought-provoking and constantly surprising, The Casual Vacancy is J.K. Rowling’s first novel for adults.
– Release date is September 27th, 2012.
– It will be published worldwide in the English language in hardback, eBook, unabridged audio download and on CD.
– The Casual Vacancy is approximately 480 pages.
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