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The consequences of marriage

Author: Isla Dewar
Publisher: London : Review, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When James McElroy read Bibi Saunders' advert for a lodger, he pictures a glamorous landlady with whom he will have a pleasant, bantering relationship. In fact Bibi is in her seventies, once beautiful, now wise, and full of joie de vivre. Soon she inveigles the diffident James into driving her on a trip across Britain in her vintage car, visiting her family. As they travel, Bibi tells her story.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isla Dewar
ISBN: 0755329503 9780755329502 9780755325917 0755325915
OCLC Number: 225848174
Description: 311 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Isla Dewar.

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In her irresistible and unputdownable new novel Isla Dewar offers searing insight into human nature and relationships while also bringing out the humour of the darkest situations.  Read more...

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Isla Dewar is undoubtedly one of the jewels in our literary crown and her latest release is perhaps her best yet. Adorably frank, earthy, pensioner Bibi Saunders is contemplating getting rid of her Read more...

 
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