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The paper lovers

Author: Gerard Woodward
Publisher: London : Picador, an imprint of Pan Macmillan, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Arnold Proctor's quiet life is thrown off balance when he falls obsessively in love with Vera, a religious woman and one of his wife's friends. Vera seems untroubled by her wrongdoing, yet faithless Arnold is wracked with guilt. He has never believed in God, but now he wonders if he truly believes in anything at all? Polly makes handcrafted paper, and even though the age of paper is dead, she runs a successful shop  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
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Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerard Woodward
ISBN: 9781509847983 1509847987
OCLC Number: 1038282039
Description: 310 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Gerard Woodward.

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A devastating novel of love and obsession from the Man Booker Prize and Whitbread Prize shortlisted author.  Read more...

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The pains and perils of adultery are brilliantly exposed in this haunting novel. * The Times, The 100 best books to read this summer * Gerard Woodward is one of our finest writers . . . he writes Read more...

 
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