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Perfect lives

Author: Polly Samson
Publisher: London : Virago, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook : Sound recording : Fiction   Computer File : English
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In an English seaside town, lovers and children, young men and middle-aged women weave in and out of each other's lives and stories. Threaded throughout are longings for love and poignant disappointments, surprising pleasures and temptations. 'Perfect Lives' follows Polly Samson's first collection, 'Lying in Bed'.
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Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Polly Samson
ISBN: 9781860499920 1860499929
OCLC Number: 953104311
Notes: This recording contains program announcements from a broadcast of Minnesota Radio Talking Book.
Awards: Short-listed for Edge Hill Prize for the Short Story 2011 (UK)
Description: 225 pages ; 23 cm (original text) 1 online resource (1 audio file)
Details: DAISY Digital Talking Book.
Contents: The egg --
Barcarolle --
The man across the river --
Leaving Hamburg --
The birthday present --
A regular cherub --
Morganna --
At Arka Pana --
Ivan knows --
The rose before the vine --
Remote control.
Responsibility: Polly Samson.

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* Captivating stories from the ever-brilliant Polly Samson* 'An unexpected combination of romp and classical: thought-provoking, sassy and comforting' Ali Smith  Read more...

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Samson's interlinked stories reveal turbulent emotional truths ... Samson's tone is pitch perfect, as bracing and invigorating as her seaside setting. * Marie Claire * This is a masterly book and Read more...

 
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