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Day

Author: A L Kennedy
Publisher: Oxford : ISIS, 2007.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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Before Hitler and the bombs, Alfred Day was a boy in Staffordshire, helpless to defend his mother, to resist his abusive father. The RAF gave him order, skills, another family and a way to be a man. In 1949, Alfred winds back time to see where he lost himself. He picks his way through the clichés that will become all that's left of his war and begins to do what he's never dared - to remember.
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A L Kennedy
ISBN: 9780753178782 0753178788 0753178796 9780753178799
OCLC Number: 123798330
Notes: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape.
Awards: Winner of Costa Novel Award 2007
Winner of Costa Book of the Year 2007
Short-listed for The Clare Maclean Prize for Scottish Fiction 2007
Description: 368 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: A.L. Kennedy.

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Before Hitler and the bombs, Alfred Day was a boy in Staffordshire, helpless to defend his mother, to resist his abusive father. The RAF gave him order, skills, another family and a way to be a man. In 1949, Alfred winds back time to see where he lost himself. He picks his way through the clichés that will become all that's left of his war and begins to do what he's never dared - to remember.

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