Room by emma donoghue home / bestsellers / room / brief summary he's spent the last five years inside of room, which is, well, a room we'd have chosen chuck e cheese for our fifth birthday, but whatever.
In this remarkable novel, the entire world of a 5-year old boy is the 11-by-11-foot room in which his mother is being held against her will emma donoghue’s child narrator is one of the most. Emma donoghue (screenplay by), emma donoghue (based on the novel by) stars: brie larson, jacob tremblay, sean bridgers | see full cast & crew » 86 metascore room tells the extraordinary story of jack, a spirited 5-year-old who is looked after by his loving and devoted mother like any good mother, ma dedicates herself to keeping jack. Inspired by the josef fritzl case, emma donoghue's much-hyped seventh novel is a gem, says nicola barr.
Room (2010) is the story of a five-year-old called jack, who lives in a single room with his ma and has never been outside when he turns five, he starts to ask questions, and his mother reveals to him that there is a world beyond the walls. Emma donoghue, writer: room emma donoghue is a writer and producer, known for room (2015), immaculate conceptions: inside a lesbian baby boom (2007) and pluck (2002.
Room has 612,420 ratings and 44,307 reviews thegirlbytheseaofcortez said: ever since its booker nomination (it made the shortlist), room by irish writer.
About emma donoghue: emma is the youngest of eight children of frances and denis donoghue she attended catholic convent schools in dublin, apart from on.
Room is a 2010 novel by irish-canadian author emma donoghuethe story is told from the perspective of a five-year-old boy, jack, who is being held captive in a small room along with his mother donoghue conceived the story after hearing about five-year-old felix in the fritzl case the novel was longlisted for the 2011 orange prize and won the 2011 commonwealth writers' prize regional prize.