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The breaking of eggs

Author: Jim Powell
Publisher: London : Phoenix, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the boulevards of Paris to the ghettos of wartime Poland, via Midwest America and the Berlin Wall, 'The Breaking Of Eggs' chronicles the extraordinary journey of a lonely man who discovers it needn't have been so.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Powell
ISBN: 9780753827765 075382776X 9780753827857 0753827859
OCLC Number: 750821353
Notes: Originally published: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2010.
Awards: Short-listed for Waverton Good Read Award 2011 (UK)
Long-listed for Desmond Elliott Prize 2010 (UK)
Description: 352 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jim Powell.

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A panoramic debut about love and loss, THE BREAKING OF EGGS announces a major new talent.  Read more...

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