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Oh dear Silvia

Author: Dawn French
Publisher: [London] : Penguin Books, 2018. ©2012.
Series: Penguin picks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Penguin Picks editionView all editions and formats
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Silvia Shute, despite all the supposed life in her, is in coma, unconscious and unaware. Gathered by her side are family and friends, each thinking they know the real Silvia. The true Silvia. But do they really? For Silvia, who pushed them all away at the end, is hiding a secret. One that they would all love to know. And as her visitors gather, so the truth about Silvia is slowly and tantalizingly revealed.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dawn French
ISBN: 9781405933674 1405933674
OCLC Number: 1035373219
Notes: First published by Michael Joseph, 2012.
Includes a reading group guide.
Description: 401 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Penguin picks.
Responsibility: Dawn French.

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Silvia Shute, despite all the supposed life in her, is in coma, unconscious and unaware. Gathered by her side are family and friends, each thinking they know the real Silvia. The true Silvia. But do they really? For Silvia, who pushed them all away at the end, is hiding a secret. One that they would all love to know. And as her visitors gather, so the truth about Silvia is slowly and tantalizingly revealed.

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Really enjoyable and highly recommended. Dawn French is a wonderful writer - witty, wise and poignant * Daily Mail * Hilarious. Chortle-out-loud turns of phrase, razor-sharp observations * Stylist * Read more...

 
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