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This book will save your life

Author: A M Homes
Publisher: London : Granta Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An uplifting story set in Los Angeles about one man's effort to bring himself back to life. Richard is a modern day everyman; a middle-aged divorcee trading stocks out of his home. He has done such a good job getting his life under control that he needs no one. His life has slowed almost to a standstill, until two incidents conspire to hurl him back into the world. One day he wakes up with a knotty cramp in his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A M Homes
ISBN: 9781862079335 1862079331
OCLC Number: 810948695
Awards: Short-listed for British Book Awards: Best Read of the Year 2007
Description: 372 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: A.M. Homes.

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Short listed for the Richard & Judy Book Club 2007. Presents a story set in Los Angeles about one man's effort to bring himself back to life. This work reveals what can happen if you are willing to  Read more...

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'AM Homes' new novel is weird and warm and wise and really rather wonderful' Mark Haddon * "Witty and well written while in pursuit of the spirits living inside the machine" Times * "Homes is Read more...

 
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