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A lady cyclist's guide to Kashgar : a novel

Author: Suzanne Joinson
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2013. ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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1923: Evangeline English and sister Lizzie head for China's ancient Silk Road city of Kashgar. Lizzie is on fire with her religious calling, but Eva has her green bicycle and a commission to write a lady cyclist's guide. Present-day London: A young woman finds a man sleeping outside her door and gives him a blanket and pillow. And when she inherits the contents of an unknown woman's apartment, the two embark on an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne Joinson
ISBN: 9781408830918 1408830914 1608198332 9781608198337 9781408825143 1408825147 1408825201 9781408825204
OCLC Number: 851568146
Notes: Originally published: 2012.
Description: 374 pages : map ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Suzanne Joinson.

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Anextraordinary story of inheritance, belonging and the stories that bind us toour past, set in modern-day London and 1920s Kashgar  Read more...

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A haunting, original and beautifully written tale that conveys a sense of profound alienation, and of other realities * Paul Torday, bestselling author of Salmon Fishing in the Yemen * A heartfelt Read more...

 
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