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Instructions for a heatwave

Author: Maggie O'Farrell
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When a recently retired family patriarch clears out his bank account and disappears during a sweltering summer in 1976, his three children converge on their mother's home for the first time in years and track clues to an ancestral village in Ireland, where they uncover illuminating family secrets.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maggie O'Farrell
ISBN: 9780385349406 0385349408 0345804716 9780345804716 0755358783 9780755358786
OCLC Number: 813539852
Awards: Shortlisted for Costa Novel Award 2013.
Description: 289 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Maggie O'Farrell.

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Maggie O'Farrell has now sold over a million books in the UK through Bookscan. She is consistently a hardback bestseller - THE HAND THAT FIRST HELD MINE sold just over 15,000 copies in hardback  Read more...

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