Normal People is a novel written by Sally Rooney and published in 2018. It tells the story of two Irish teenagers, Connell and Marianne, who develop an intense relationship over the course of their school years. The novel follows them as they navigate their complicated feelings for each other, as well as the pressures of family, class, and society.
What Type of Book is Normal People?
Normal People is a contemporary fiction novel. It is a coming-of-age story that explores themes such as love, friendship, identity, and class. The novel has been praised for its honest portrayal of teenage relationships and its exploration of complex emotions. It has won numerous awards, including the Costa Novel Award and the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award.