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The Death of an Owl

Author: Paul Torday; Piers Torday
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Andrew Landford is driving home one night, along a dark country lane, when a barn owl flies into his windscreen. It is an accident, nothing more. However Andrew is in line to be the country's next prime minister. And he has recently been appointed to a parliamentary committee concerned with the Wildlife and Countryside Act. Barn Owls are protected species, and it is a crime to kill one. If Andrew acknowledges that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Humorous stories
Political fiction
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Torday; Piers Torday
ISBN: 9780297867517 0297867512
OCLC Number: 1016661003
Description: 320 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Paul Torday, Piers Torday.

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From the bestselling author of SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN comes a new novel about political expediency, spin and unholy alliances. Completed by Piers Torday.  Read more...

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Torday, as he demonstrated in his debut novel SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN, is an extravagantly gifted writer - MAIL ON SUNDAYPaul Torday is a remarkably original novelist - EVENING STANDARDOne of the Read more...

 
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