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Author: Andrea Levy; Trish Grainge; Public Library InterLINK.
Publisher: Burnaby, B.C. : Public Library Interlink, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1948 London, Queenie Blight takes in Jamaican lodgers. Among her tenants are Gilbert and Hortense Joseph. Hortense shared Gilbert's dream of coming to England to start a better life, but she is shocked at London's shabbiness and horrified at the way the English live. The novel tackles themes of empire, prejudice, war and love.
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea Levy; Trish Grainge; Public Library InterLINK.
OCLC Number: 145683604
Performer(s): Read by Trish Grainge.
Description: 15 sound cassettes (20 h) : analog, 4.75 cm/s, 2 track, mono.
Responsibility: Andrea Levy.

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In 1948 London, Queenie Blight takes in Jamaican lodgers. Among her tenants are Gilbert and Hortense Joseph. Hortense shared Gilbert's dream of coming to England to start a better life, but she is shocked at London's shabbiness and horrified at the way the English live. The novel tackles themes of empire, prejudice, war and love.

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