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The small hours

Author: Susie Boyt
Publisher: London : Virago, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Harriet Mansfield - brave, wry and handsome - is determined to triumph no matter what. With a decade of therapy under her belt and a new large inheritance, it seems there is nothing she cannot achieve. So she decides to open the school of her dreams. To her precious little girls, rich in everything but care, she vows to provide the happiest childhoods in the world.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susie Boyt
ISBN: 9781844088256 1844088251 9781844089130 1844089134
OCLC Number: 801605970
Description: 216 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Susie Boyt.

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A wonderful and startling novel about the havoc and pain, healing and love that comes with growing up in a family. Like A.L. Kennedy and Ali Smith, Susie Boyt is an exquisite writer, thoughtful and  Read more...

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Boyt is a compassionate chronicler of the human heart . . . The point of this novel is not whether your dreams succeed or fail, but whether you're still willing to risk having dreams at all. In Read more...

 
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