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The drowning people

Author: Richard Mason
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, ©1999. 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At 21, James Farrell has the world at his feet. A gifted violinist, his successful career seems assured. Until a chance encounter with Ella changes everything. Ella, bewitching, irresistible, haunted by the ghosts of her family's past - James cannot help falling in love with her, and she with him. But as the power and dangerous fragility of their relationship overwhelm them, James can only watch helplessly as the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Mason
ISBN: 014027894X 9780140278941
OCLC Number: 50716545
Notes: Originally published: London: Michael Joseph, 1999.
Description: 367 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Richard Mason.

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At 21, James Farrell has the world at his feet. A gifted violinist, his successful career seems assured. Until a chance encounter with Ella changes everything. Ella, bewitching, irresistible, haunted by the ghosts of her family's past - James cannot help falling in love with her, and she with him. But as the power and dangerous fragility of their relationship overwhelm them, James can only watch helplessly as the most beautiful thing in his life is strangled by deception, betrayal and ultimately murder ... -- Back cover.

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