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Trauma

Author: Patrick McGrath
Publisher: Leicester, UK : Ulverscroft, 2008.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : Large print edView all editions and formats
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Psychiatrist Charlie Weir has tackled every kind of trauma during his years in New York City, but he's yet to resolve the conflicts within his own family, not least the bitter rivalry with his brother Walt. And he's never overcome the terrible blunder that lost him his wife and daughter. When Walt introduces him to the beautiful Nora Chiara, they quickly fall for each other. But soon, her vulnerability, which first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Large type books
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick McGrath
ISBN: 9781847828200 1847828205
OCLC Number: 808150079
Awards: "Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2008"--Cover.
Description: pages cm

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Psychiatrist Charlie Weir has tackled every kind of trauma during his years in New York City, but he's yet to resolve the conflicts within his own family, not least the bitter rivalry with his brother Walt. And he's never overcome the terrible blunder that lost him his wife and daughter. When Walt introduces him to the beautiful Nora Chiara, they quickly fall for each other. But soon, her vulnerability, which first attracted him, begins to sour their relationship. And as he probes at the source of her distress, something deep in his own unconscious mind arouses a horrifying suspicion ...

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