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Perfect lives

Author: Polly Samson
Publisher: London : Virago, 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In an English seaside town, lovers and children, young men and middle-aged women weave in and out of each other's lives and stories. Threaded throughout are longings for love and poignant disappointments, surprising pleasures and temptations
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Polly Samson
ISBN: 9781860499920 1860499929
OCLC Number: 768946158
Awards: Short-listed for Edge Hill Prize for the Short Story 2011 (UK)
Description: 225 sider

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* Captivating stories from the ever-brilliant Polly Samson* 'An unexpected combination of romp and classical: thought-provoking, sassy and comforting' Ali Smith  Read more...

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Samson's interlinked stories reveal turbulent emotional truths ... Samson's tone is pitch perfect, as bracing and invigorating as her seaside setting. * Marie Claire * This is a masterly book and Read more...

 
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