• Zadie Smith: How to Fail Better

  • Zadie Smith: How to Fail Better
  • By: Zadie Smith
  • Narrated by: Zadie Smith
  • Length: 1 hr and 20 mins
  • Speech
  • Release date: 10-30-06
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: The New Yorker
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 (17 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

This event was recorded live at the 2006 New Yorker Festival in New York City. Zadie Smith is the author of three novels: White Teeth, which won the 2000 Whitbread First Novel Award; The Autograph Man, which won the Jewish Quarterly Wingate Literary Prize; and On Beauty, which won the 2006 Orange Prize for Fiction. She is currently at work on a book of essays on ethical thought in 20th-century fiction. She has been a contributor to The New Yorker since 1999.
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5 out of 5 stars
By Amazon Customer on 05-01-18

adore this

this was such a treat, listened many times over... kept a notebook and pen handy the second time. Thank you Zadie x

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