The Clothes On Their Backs: A Novel

The Clothes On Their Backs: A Novel

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Orange Prize winner and shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2008, Linda Grant has created an enchanting portrait of a woman who, having endured unbearable loss, finds solace in the family secrets her estranged uncle reveals. In vivid and supple prose, Grant subtly constructs a powerful story of family, love, and the hold the past has on the present.

Vivien Kovacs, a sensitive, bookish girl grows up sealed off from the world by her timid Hungarian refugee parents,… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Scribner (November 25, 2008)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 304 pages

File size: 276 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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