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The last of us

Author: Harriet Cummings
Publisher: London : Orion, 2018. ©2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Eighty-two-year-old Nettie still hears the occasional gossiping, but most have forgotten what she did. Now, living alone in a run-down farmhouse, she surrounds herself with memories of her late husband and estranged daughter Catherine. When Catherine's friend James appears out of the blue, Nettie is grateful for the company and keen to learn more about her daughter. But soon James starts asking Nettie questions she  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harriet Cummings
ISBN: 9781409169086 1409169081 9781409169093 140916909X
OCLC Number: 1055653808
Description: 314 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Harriet Cummings.

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82-year-old Nettie's memory is failing - so how can she be certain what they say about her is true? The second novel from the BAMB Reader Award shortlisted author, for fans of Anita Shreve and Maggie  Read more...

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I so enjoyed WE ALL BEGIN AS STRANGERS. No 'characters' in sight - just meticulous, tender, complex portraits of people - Emylia Hall, author of THE BOOK OF SUMMERSCummings' talent as a writer is Read more...

 
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