Up the Junction
|Publisher||MacGibbon & Kee|
|Media type||Print (Hardcover and Paperback)|
|Pages||110 pp (Hardcover edition) & 112 pp (paperback edition)|
The book uses colloquial speech, and its portrayal of petty thieving, sexual encounters, births, deaths and back-street abortion provided a view of life that was previously unrecognised by many people. The book won the 1963 John Llewellyn Rhys Memorial Prize.
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