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The water-breather

Author: Ben Faccini
Publisher: London : Flamingo, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this debut novel, Ben Faccini captures the agonies of a painfully sensitive young boy as he tries to minimise the terror he sees all around him. In the heat of the Umbrian and French countryside, we see a family unable to restore their happiness.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Faccini, Ben.
Water-breather.
London : Flamingo, 2002
(OCoLC)606657236
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Faccini
ISBN: 0007118325 9780007118328
OCLC Number: 48025809
Description: 295 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Ben Faccini.

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The agonies of a painfully sensitive young boy as he tries to minimize the terror he sees looming around him. Amid the stifling heat of the Umbrian and southern French countryside, the story concerns  Read more...

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Jean-Pio is the middle child, sandwiched between Giulio, his younger brother, and Duccio, the eldest. Jean-Pio is eight years old in the spring of 1978, and his boyhood is spent travelling in an Read more...

 
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