Praise for "What Was Lost" "I am full of admiration for What Was Lost, which skewers our consumer society in all its absurdity and terrible sadness, while deftly interweaving a tender and heartbreaking personal narrative. A great debut novel from an awesomely talented writer."-- Jonathan Coe"What Was Lost is a terrific, wonderful book and I loved every page of it." -- Douglas Coupland"A superb, haunting novel."-- "Daily Mail "(UK)
About the Author
Catherine O'Flynn was born in 1970 and raised in Birmingham, the youngest of six children. Her parents ran a sweet shop. She worked briefly in journalism, then at a series of shopping centres. She has also been a web editor, a postwoman and a mystery shopper.