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Louis & Louise

Author: Julie Cohen
Publisher: London : Orion, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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If you could look at one life in two different ways, what would you see? Louis and Louise are separated by a single moment in time, a strike of chance that decided their future. The day they were born is when their story begun. In one, Louis David Alder is born a male. In the other, Louise Dawn Alder is born a female. Louis and Louise are the same in many ways - they have the same best friends, the same parents, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Novels
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Cohen
ISBN: 9781409179832 1409179834 9781409179825 1409179826
OCLC Number: 1024158740
Awards: Long-listed for Polari Prize 2019 (UK)
Description: 296 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Julie Cohen.

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A moving and thought-provoking novel from literary rising star Julie Cohen, a Richard & Judy recommended author, about one life, lived twice. How different can it be?  Read more...

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Exploring two alternate realities - one in which the Alders have a son, the other a daughter - the Sliding Doors-style scenarios of growing up male or female in a small US town make for an intriguing Read more...

 
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