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Five quarters of the orange

Author: Joanne Harris
Publisher: London : Black Swan, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in occupied France, this is the story of a successful woman whose carefully constructed and hidden past threatens to be exposed by her profiteering nephew.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Psychological fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanne Harris
ISBN: 0552998834 9780552998833
OCLC Number: 48026119
Notes: Originally published: London : Doubleday, 2001.
Awards: Shortlisted for Parker Romantic Novel of the Year Award 2002.
Shortlisted for WH Smith Book Awards (Fiction) 2002.
Shortlisted for Romantic Novel of the Year Award 2002.
Shortlisted for WH Smith Book Awards: Fiction 2002.
Description: 362 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Joanne Harris.

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