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Author: Richard Mason
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At forty-eight, Eloise McAllister loves living alone. Successful, assertive and resolutely private, her days pass in a blur of adrenaline, especially when she gambles the company fortunes on a tip from an old lover. Her mother Joan is eighty, a gifted pianist denied the delights of performance by old age and arthritic joints." "Both women know that Joan can't live alone indefinitely. Eloise doesn't want strangers  Read more...
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Genre/Form: General fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Mason
ISBN: 9780297853190 0297853198 9780297853206 0297853201
OCLC Number: 190777095
Description: 393 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Richard Mason.

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Mason's novel is touching, funny and highly original. * MAIL ON SUNDAY * A mesmerising novel... Peopled with believeable characters it is a beautifully crafted exploration of love, duty and Read more...

 
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