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Tongues of flame

Author: Tim Parks
Publisher: London Minerva 1995
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats

The gift of tongues, prophecy exorcism... what might such concepts mean in a complacent backwater of North London? For Richard Bowen, adolescence becomes a nightmare when his parents join the  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Parks
ISBN: 0749396172 9780749396176
OCLC Number: 832639577
Awards: Winner of Betty Trask Award 1986.
Winner of Betty Trask Awards 1986.
Description: 136 S 20 cm
Responsibility: Tim Parks


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"Religion, sex and mania bursting hoof-footed from suburban doors" -- Fay Weldon "Not since The Catcher in the Rye has there been such a believable portrayal of male puberty. The quality of Read more...

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