Notes on a Scandal by Zoë Heller

Notes on a Scandal (What Was She Thinking? Notes on a Scandal in the U.S.) is a 2003 novel by Zoë Heller. It is about a female teacher at a London comprehensive school who begins an affair with an underage pupil. The novel was shortlisted for the 2003 Man Booker Prize.A film version was released in 2006, starring Judi Dench and Cate Blanchett. The film received four Academy Award nominations, including nominations for Dench and Blanchett.

The 2314th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 70th on The 100 best books of the 21st century (The Guardian)

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What Was She Thinking?: Notes on a Scandal Audible Audiobook 51383 $9.95 2006
Notes on a Scandal: What Was She Thinking?: A Novel Kindle Edition 250715 2006
What Was She Thinking?: Notes on a Scandal: A Novel Hardcover 1254829 $7.51 $1.25 2003
Notes on a Scandal Paperback 1259087 $0.39 2007
What Was She Thinking? Notes on a Scandal Audio CD 4560106 $5.90 $3.98 2006
Notes on a Scandal Paperback 3695229 $11.14 $1.95 2010
What Was She Thinking?: Notes on a Scandal: A Novel Paperback 285592 $9.73 $0.25 2003
What Was She Thinking?: Notes on a Scandal: A Novel Kindle Edition 1017403 2004