The Lie

The Lie

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From award-winning novelist, Helen Dunmore, comes The Lie; a spellbinding tale of love, remembrance, and deception, set against the backdrop of World War I.

Cornwall, 1920. Infantry officer Daniel Branwell has returned to his coastal hometown after the war. Unmoored and alone, Daniel spends his days in solitude, quietly working the land. However, all is not as it seems in the peaceful idylls of the countryside; and although he has left the trenches, Daniel cannot… (more)

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Kirkus Reviews : The Lie (April 02, 2014)

Dunmore's crystalline prose is almost too good; the pain she describes is often unbearable to read, yet the emotional power resonates, and Daniel is impossible to forget.

With this novel, Dunmore should rank high among writers like Kipling who explore war, its aftermath, and its lies.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press (April 01, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 304 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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