The Wonder : Now a major Netflix film starring Florence Pugh
A major film from the makers of Normal People and Room, starring Florence Pugh and streaming on Netflix
Eleven-year-old Anna O'Donnell stops eating, but remains miraculously alive and well. A nurse, sent to investigate whether she is a fraud, meets a journalist hungry for a story .
. . Set in the Irish Midlands in the 1850s, Emma Donoghue's The Wonder - inspired by numerous European and North American cases of 'fasting girls' between the sixteenth century and the twentieth - is a psychological thriller about a child's murder threatening to happen in slow motion before our eyes.
Author(s): Donoghue, Emma,
Date of Publication: 10/11/2022,
Pagination: 368 pages,
Published By: PAN MACMILLAN ,
Book Classification: Ireland,