New Nick Cave Novel Due in Sept.


Something about a rabbit?


By Blurt Staff


Cave fans got an early
Xmas gift recently when word emerged from the Cave camp that the Bad Seeds
mainman will be issuing his latest novel on September 8 via Faber & Faber. Titled
The Death of Bunny Munro, it’s the
20-year followup to And The Ass Saw the


According to, the book “is set in Brighton, the English coastal town where Cave resides… an
English seaside comic drama with a lusty, lost and charmingly grotesque main
character.” It was apparently a screenplay originally, Cave drafting his tale
in the wake of his work with The
director John Hillcoat, but as both Hillcoat and Cave
subsequently busied themselves with other projects, Cave turned it into a book.


Cave is slated to do a book signing in NYC at Barnes and Noble Union Square
on Sept. 14.




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