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Skint Estate: Notes from the Poverty Line
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Skint Estate: Notes from the Poverty Line (Paperback)

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'Brilliant, horrifying and really f***ing funny' KATHY BURKE



'Give[s] powerful voice to the often silent story that explains so much of Britain's current fracturing' OBSERVER



I'm a scrounger, a liar, a hypocrite, a stain on society with no basic morals - or so they say. After all, what else do you call a working-class single mum in temporary accommodation?



Skint Estate is the darkly funny debut memoir from Cash Carraway, a scream against austerity that rises full of rage in a landscape of sink estates, police cells, refuges and peepshows.

A voice that must be heard.



'Cash's brutal honesty will leave you wanting to make a change, stand up and be heard. A must-read' VICKY McCLURE



'Extraordinary ... Bursts with energy, wit and anger' KEN LOACH



'The new voice of a generation' THE TIMES



'Astonishingly brilliant ... Raw, gut-wrenching and immensely moving' RUTH JONES



'A fascinating, shocking look at poverty and motherhood' BILLIE PIPER



'A howl of rage ... I loved it' THE IRISH TIMES



'The definition of edgy' LIONEL SHRIVER

BiographyMemoirsPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesPoverty & unemployment Publisher: Ebury Publishing Publication Date: 12/03/2020 ISBN-13: 9781529103380  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Cash Carraway is an award-winning playwright, author and screenwriter from London. In 2018 she was nominated for a British Journalism Award and won 'Innovation of the Year' at the 2019 Drum Online Media Awards. Skint Estate is her first book.

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