This title is the winner of the Somerset Maugham Prize. "Funny, sad, bewildering and painfully honest, it's a must-read for all fans of Joe Dunthorne's Submarine". (Emerald Street). Jim Thorne. He wants to understand love. His mum. Her three sisters have epic perms. And they're famous. His dad. He is focused on a vital question: Mario or Sonic? It's England, 1989-2009. So expect a little history. The dolphin's name is Dilly.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/08/2013
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780099570288