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The rain before it falls

Author: Jonathan Coe
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A family saga examines the events and relationships that bind three generations of women, as the elderly Rosamond records her memories of her troubled cousin Beatrix and the tragedy that transformed all of their lives.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Coe
ISBN: 9780307268037 0307268039
OCLC Number: 166358521
Notes: Originally published in Great Britain by Viking, 2007.
Description: 240 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jonathan Coe.
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Abstract:

A family saga examines the events and relationships that bind three generations of women, as the elderly Rosamond records her memories of her troubled cousin Beatrix and the tragedy that transformed all of their lives.

". Jonathan Coe offers a story of three generations of women whose destinies reach from the English countryside in World War II to London, Toronto, and southern France at the turn of the new century."--Publisher description.

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