'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
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    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's ability to float effortlessly between two distinct ethnic voices (Little Bee, a refugee from Nigeria, and Sarah, a young widow in England ...
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    Amazon Best Books of the Month, July 2012: Kate and Zoe, the central characters in Chris Cleave’s fast-paced and poignant Gold, are classic frenemies.
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    July 2012, Chris Cleave "A novel of athletic and emotional extremes, Gold pits two close friends and cyclists against each other as they race for the ...
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  • Gold by Chris Cleave
    L ike most novels about sport, Chris Cleave's Gold isn't really about sport. Sport as an activity, of course, is unbeatably thrilling if you're a participant or a fan.
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