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Author: Mary Lawson
Publisher: London : Vintage Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On a perfect August morning in 1967, above a river just outside a small town in the north of Canada, a young man meets his death. And so begins the unravelling of his best friend Tom's already precarious family. Eighteen months on, and the town of Struan is in the grip of winter. Still reeling from his friend's death, Tom has dropped out and spends his days driving a snow plough. His mother has yet another new baby  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Lawson
ISBN: 9780099587293 0099587297
OCLC Number: 898152878
Notes: Originally published: Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2013.
Awards: Long-listed for The Folio Prize 2015 (UK)
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Mary Lawson.

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From the author of the international bestseller Crow Lake and the Booker-longlisted Richard and Judy pick The Other Side of the Bridge Twenty-one-year-old Megan Cartwright has never been outside the  Read more...

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"Tender and surprising... A vivid and evocative tale" * New York Times * "Subtle but gripping... Beautifully written, with the locations brilliantly evoked" -- Francesca Cookney * Sunday Mirror * Read more...

 
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