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The woman who painted her dreams

Author: Isla Dewar
Publisher: London : Headline Book Publishing, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Madeline Green adores her father, her hero. She thinks him a wonder. When he dies, Madeline, still in her teens, stumbles forward into life with one burning ambition - to paint. Seeking release from her frustrated desires by painting her dreams, she at last discovers the true Madeline and finds recognition. Or rather recognition finds her.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isla Dewar
ISBN: 9780747261582 074726158X 0747273243 9780747273240
OCLC Number: 500960222
Notes: "A Review paperback."
Description: 373 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Isla Dewar.

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Isla Dewar's unique combination of brilliant characterisation, beautifully evoked landscapes and incisive humour is honed to its finest in this lovely novel  Read more...

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'Tender-hearted and poignant...Romantic yet never awash with sentimentality, powerful without being overpowering, Dewar builds the story into a novel of considerable depth' Scotsman * Scotsman * A Read more...

 
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