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Inheritance

Author: Nicholas Shakespeare
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Andy Larkham is late. He is due at the funeral of his favourite school teacher, who once told him: 'It's hard work being anyone.' It's especially hard for Andy -- stuck in a dead-end job, terminally short of cash and with a fiance who is about to ditch him.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Shakespeare
ISBN: 9780099540465 0099540460
OCLC Number: 720550553
Notes: Originally published: London: Harvill Secker, 2010.
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Nicholas Shakespeare.

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Arriving late to the funeral of his favourite schoolteacher, he ends up in the wrong chapel with one other mourner, too embarrassed to leave.The extraordinary story that follows tells of one man's  Read more...

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"One of our best and truest novelists" * The Times * "Enviably good" -- Louis de Bernieres * Sunday Times * "Thoughtful and beautifully observed... Never predictable, this novel combines a remarkable Read more...

 
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