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The third wife

Author: Lisa Jewell
Publisher: London : Century, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the early hours of an April morning, Maya stumbles into the path of an oncoming bus. A tragic accident? Or suicide? Her grief-stricken husband, Adrian, is determined to find out. Maya had a job she enjoyed; she had friends. They'd been in love. She even got on with his two previous wives and their children. In fact, they'd all been one big happy family. But before long Adrian starts to identify the dark cracks in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Jewell
ISBN: 9781846059254 1846059259 9781780892467 1780892462
OCLC Number: 879400681
Description: 405 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: In the early hours of a summer morning, a young woman is killed by a bus. A tragic accident? Or suicide? Her devastated husband, Adrian, is determined to find out. Maya had a job she enjoyed; friends; a loving husband; a good relationship with his two previous wives and their children. But before long he begins to identify the dark cracks in her life. Because everyone has secrets. And secrets have consequences. Some of which can be devastating.
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In the early hours of an April morning, Maya stumbles into the path of an oncoming bus. A tragic accident? Or suicide? Her grief-stricken husband, Adrian, is determined to find out. Maya had a job  Read more...

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"An emotionally intelligent, brilliantly plotted and beautifully written examination of a very modern family that will keep you gripped until the end." Daily Mail, Books of the Year "Something of a Read more...

 
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