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Mainlander

Author: Will Smith
Publisher: London : Fourth Estate, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The thrilling debut from comedy writer and stand up star, Will Smith - a novel about loneliness, about not belonging and about the corroding effects of keeping secrets. 'John le Carre meets 'Middlemarch' Independent Jersey 1987, and the storm clouds are gathering over Colin Bygate, a Mainlander married to an Islander. When he first arrived, he fell for the Island's heathered headlands and golden coves, its winding  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Will Smith
ISBN: 9780007594269 0007594267 9780007594276 0007594275
OCLC Number: 904380457
Description: 298 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Will Smith.

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The thrilling debut from comedy writer and stand up star, Will Smith - a novel about loneliness, about not belonging and about the corroding effects of keeping secrets.`John le Carre meets  Read more...

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`John le Carre meets 'Middlemarch' ... a terrific yarn ... an assured debut ... The most pertinent comparison might be to Broadchurch. Like the ITV thriller, it grips like Velcro ... it is unusually Read more...

 
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