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  • Published: 1 May 2010
  • ISBN: 9781407019994
  • Imprint: Vintage Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 448

Trainspotting




The seminal novel that changed the face of British fiction - repackaged for a new generation.

Read the seminal bestselling novel that changed the face of British fiction and inspired Danny Boyle's film.'The best book ever written by man or woman... Deserves to sell more copies than the Bible' Rebel Inc Choose us. Choose life. Choose mortgage payments; choose washing machines; choose cars; choose sitting oan a couch watching mind-numbing and spirit-crushing game shows, stuffing fuckin junk food intae yir mooth. Choose rotting away, pishing and shiteing yersel in a home, a total fuckin embarrassment tae the selfish, fucked-up brats ye've produced. Choose life. 'Welsh writes with a skill, wit and compassion that amounts to genius.' Sunday Times

  • Published: 1 May 2010
  • ISBN: 9781407019994
  • Imprint: Vintage Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 448

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Irvine Welsh

Irvine Welsh is the author of eleven previous novels and four books of shorter fiction. He currently lives in Chicago.

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Praise for Trainspotting

One of the most significant writers in Britain. He writes with style, imagination, wit and force

Times Literary Supplement

As clever as Alasdair Gray, as elegant as Jeff Torrington, as passionate as James Kelman, Welsh has got it all

The voice of punk, grown up, grown wiser and grown eloquent

Sunday Times

An unremitting powerhouse of a novel - Loud with laughter in the dark, this novel is the real McCoy

The Herald

A novel perpetually in a starburst of verbal energy - a vernacular spectacular...the stories we hear are retched from the gullet

Scotland on Sunday

This marvellous novel might feel like a bad day in Bedlam, but boy is it exhilarating

The Scottish Celine

Guardian

Welsh writes with a skill, wit and compassion that amounts to genius. He is the best thing that has happened to British writing for decades

Sunday Times

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