'gold,' By Chris Cleave: Fiction Review

'Gold,' by Chris Cleave: Fiction review
GoldBy Chris Cleave(Simon & Schuster; 324 pages; $27)The enormous success of Chris Cleave's "Little Bee," a searing story of two women united in tragedy before a backdrop of geopolitical danger, gave him license to do just about whatever he wanted with his next novel, so he chose ...

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    Chris Cleave's latest novel lives and breathes, sweats and suffers at the harrowing place where ambition collides with sacrifice. That it arrived on the eve of the 2012 Olympic Games in London is perfect timing on the part of Cleave and publisher Simon ...
    08/12/2012 - 3:41 pm | View Link
  • ‘Gold’ by Chris Cleave takes readers on a spin
    Jenny Shank’s first novel, The Ringer, is a finalist for the High Plains Book Award in fiction. Chris Cleave will appear at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St. as part of Arts & Letters Live. Tickets $25; discounts for ...
    07/27/2012 - 6:20 am | View Link
  • Wheels of fortune turn in Chris Cleave's new novel Gold
    CHRIS Cleave had the mixed fortune (proof of his prescience but ... baseball and perhaps cricket - that can successfully become the stuff of fiction. The novel begins in the Olympic velodrome in Athens on August 24, 2004, as Castle's coach, former ...
    07/20/2012 - 4:00 am | View Link
  • ‘Gold,’ a Novel by Chris Cleave
    Formerly a columnist for The Guardian, Cleave is the author of two previous novels, “Incendiary” and “Little Bee,” whose career in fiction began with a bizarre bit of calendrical happenstance. The publication date of Cleave’s first novel ...
    07/13/2012 - 4:36 am | View Link
  • Book Review: 'Gold,' by Chris Cleave
    Chris Cleave never shies from overt sentimentality in his fiction, but readers are persuaded to accept sometimes shameless manipulation by his literary style. Like the best-selling “Little Bee,” Cleave’s new book, “Gold,” is highly emotionally ...
    06/30/2012 - 11:07 pm | View Link
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  • Chris Cleave
    Chris Cleave (born 1973) is a British writer and journalist. Contents 1 Biography 2 Writing 3 Novels 4 Short stories 5 References 6 External links Biography ...
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  • Chris Cleave (Author of Little Bee)
    Chris Cleave was born in London and spent his early years in Cameroon. He studied experimental psychology at Balliol College, Oxford. His debut novel ...
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  • Book 3: Gold | Chris Cleave
    “Cleave goes for the gold and brings it home in his thrillingly written and emotionally rewarding novel … From start to finish, this is a truly Olympic-level ...
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  • Gold by Chris Cleave — Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists
    Gold has 10,643 ratings and 2,001 reviews. switterbug (Betsey) said: Reviewers who have read LITTLE BEE will feel compelled to compare the two books, not...
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  • Introduction
    I have previously felt a slight sympathy for refugees Chris, but after reading this novel, I now feel very very strongly that our treatment of them is horrendous.
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