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Brutal

Author: Mandasue Heller
Publisher: London, England : Macmillan, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Frank Peter's wife Maureen dies, he feels that his once-idyllic life on the Yorkshire Moors is over. And with a daughter emigrating to Australia and a son who has his own marital problems, Frank feels resigned to a life of loneliness. Then one night he finds a frightened young woman hiding at the back of his farmhouse. She explains that her name is Irena and was brought to this country by a man who promised her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mandasue Heller
ISBN: 9781447288404 1447288408
OCLC Number: 1023526672
Description: 356 pages ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Mandasue Heller.

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Brutal is a gritty thriller by the bestselling author, Mandasue Heller.  Read more...

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Praise for Lost Angel: Captivating from first page to last -- Jeffery Deaver Praise for Forget Me Not: Mandasue has played a real blinder with this fantastic novel -- Martina Cole Heller doesn't Read more...

 
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