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The uninvited guests

Author: Sadie Jones
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a sinister tale of haunting beauty, from "The Outcast" author Sadie Jones. It is the eve of Emerald Torrington's twentieth birthday and the family has assembled at Sterne, the once grand, now crumbling, family seat. The cake is iced, the wine decanted, the house gleams invitingly. But before the first dish can be served, a mysterious group of strangers arrives at the door. Victims of a local train accident  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sadie Jones
ISBN: 9780099563693 009956369X
OCLC Number: 815363477
Notes: Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2012.
Description: 356 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Sadie Jones.

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It is the eve of Emerald Torrington's twentieth birthday and the family has assembled at Sterne, the once grand, now crumbling, family seat.  Read more...

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"Dazzlingly well-written. The style is exuberant and extremely funny. This is a midsummer's night dream of a book, mythic and unforgettable" * Financial Times * "What a delicious literary cocktail Read more...

 
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