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Fingersmith

Author: Sarah Waters
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2003, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Growing up as a foster child among a family of thieves, orphan Sue Trinder hopes to pay back that kindness by playing a key role in a swindle scheme devised by their leader, who is planning to con a fortune out of the naive Maud Lilly.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Waters
ISBN: 1573222038 9781573222037 1860498825 9781860498824 9781860498831 1860498833
OCLC Number: 607396865
Awards: Winner of CWA Ellis Peters Historical Award 2002 (UK)
Short-listed for Orange Prize for Fiction 2002 (UK)
Winner of CWA Ellis Peters Historical Dagger 2002.
Winner of CWA Ellis Peters Historical Award 2002.
Shortlisted for Orange Prize 2002.
Shortlisted for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2002.
Shortlisted for Orange Prize for Fiction 2002.
Shortlisted for Booker Prize for Fiction 2002.
Winner of CWA Ellis Peters Historical Award 2002
Short-listed for Orange Prize for Fiction 2002
Short-listed for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2002
Description: 511 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Sarah Waters.
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* The Orange Prize short-listed, Booker Prize short-listed, critically adored, third novel from Sarah Waters - reissued in with a stunning new jacket  Read more...

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Totally immersive with brilliantly drawn characters . . . a page-turning thriller while managing to be a tender love story -- Adam Kay, author of This is Going to Hurt

 
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