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Paula Spencer

Author: Roddy Doyle
Publisher: Oxford : ISIS, 2007.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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Paula Spencer begins on the eve of Paula's forty-ninth birthday. She hasn't had a drink for four months and five days. Her youngest children, Jack and Leanne, are still living with her. They're grand kids, but she worries about Leanne. Paula still works as a cleaner, but all the others doing the job now seem to come from Eastern Europe, and the checkout girls in the supermarket are Nigerian. You can get a cappuccino  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roddy Doyle
ISBN: 9780753177242 0753177242 0753177250 9780753177259
OCLC Number: 71541776
Notes: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2006.
Description: 315 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Roddy Doyle.

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Paula Spencer begins on the eve of Paula's forty-ninth birthday. She hasn't had a drink for four months and five days. Her youngest children, Jack and Leanne, are still living with her. They're grand kids, but she worries about Leanne. Paula still works as a cleaner, but all the others doing the job now seem to come from Eastern Europe, and the checkout girls in the supermarket are Nigerian. You can get a cappuccino in the café, and her sister Carmel is thinking of buying a holiday home in Bulgaria.

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