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The spare room : a novel

Author: Helen Garner
Publisher: New York : Picador, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Picador edView all editions and formats
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Offering a room to an old friend who is undergoing treatment for cancer, Helen finds her advice disregarded in the face of her friend's faith in alternative medicine, a situation that turns both of their lives upside-down.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Garner
ISBN: 9780312428174 0312428170
OCLC Number: 429024615
Notes: "Originally published in Australia by The Text Publishing Company. First published in the United States by Henry Holt and Company"--Title page verso.
Description: 175 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Helen Garner.

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Offering a room to an old friend who is undergoing treatment for cancer, Helen finds her advice disregarded in the face of her friend's faith in alternative medicine, a situation that turns both of their lives upside-down.

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