Room Author:Emma Donoghue To Five Year old Jack, Room is the world. It's where he was born, it's where he and his Ma eat and sleep and play and learn. At night, his Ma shuts him safely in the wardrobe, where he is meant to be asleep when Old Nick visits. Room is home to Jack, but to Ma it;s the prison where she has been held for seven years. Though her fierce lave for he... more »r son, she has created a life for home in this eleven by eleven foot space. But with Jack's curiosity building alongside her own desperation she knows the room can not contain either much longer.
Room is a tale at once shocking, riveting, exhilarating, a story of unconquerable love in harrowing circumstances and of the diamond hard bond between a mother and her child.« less