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The inheritance

Author: Sheena Kalayil
Publisher: Edinburgh : Polygon, an imprint of Birlinn Ltd., 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Ben Martin is charming and successful: an academic who has raised money for children's charities and worked with women's agencies in sub-Saharan Africa, a devoted husband. But when his brother Francois, an artist based in Lisbon, finds out about Ben's affair with a student, Rita Kalungal, he finds himself feeling responsible both for his brother's actions as well as Rita; and Rita begins to realise that her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romance fiction
Domestic fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheena Kalayil
ISBN: 184697450X 9781846974502
OCLC Number: 1019605835
Description: 308 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Sheena Kalayil.

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An elegantly written and emotional novel about a young woman's search for identity.  Read more...

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