Room: a novel

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A five-year-old narrates a story about his life growing up in a single room where his mother aims to protect him from the man who has held her prisoner for seven years since she was a teenager.
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9780316098335
9780316174626
9781607886273
9780316098328
9781611138436
9781609419431
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subject_facet Boys -- Fiction, Escapes -- Fiction, Kidnapping -- Fiction, Mother and child -- Fiction, Psychopaths -- Fiction
title_display Room
title_full Room, Room / Emma Donoghue, Room : a novel / Emma Donoghue, Room A Novel
title_short Room
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Fiction, Literature, Thriller