SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORANGE PRIZE
'Room is a book to read in one sitting. When it's over you look up: the world looks the same but you are somehow different and that feeling lingers for days' Audrey Niffenegger, author of The Time Traveler's Wife
Jack is five. He lives in a single, locked room with his Ma.
'Startlingly original and moving . . . as utterly compelling as The Lovely Bones' Scotsman 'A triumph' Daily Telegraph 'Heart-burstingly, gut-wrenchingly compassionate' Daily Mail 'This book will break your heart' Irish Times 'Affecting and uplifting' Evening Standard 'Absorbing, truthful and beautiful' Observer