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An unfinished life

Author: Mark Spragg
Publisher: New York : Vintage, 2005, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Seeking to escape her brutal boyfriend and hoping to introduce her daughter, Griff, to the grandfather she has never met, widow Jean Gilkyson seeks refuge in her late husband's Wyoming hometown with her estranged father-in-law.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Spragg
ISBN: 1400076145 9781400076147 0099472198 9780099472193
OCLC Number: 61295405
Notes: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2004.
Description: 257 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Mark Spragg.

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Jean Gilkyson is living in Iowa with yet another brutal boyfriend when she realises this kind of life has to stop, especially for her nine-year-old daughter, Griff. Einar Gilkyson blames Jean for the  Read more...

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"Elegantly and crisply written" * Daily Telegraph * "In this evocative novel, Spragg [uses] the grandeur of the American landscape to provide a haunting backdrop for the drama of his characters' Read more...

 
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