TAKE NOTHING WITH YOU

TAKE NOTHING WITH YOU

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@2@From the bestselling author of A PLACE CALLED WINTER comes a new novel of boyhood, coming of age, and the confusions of desire and reality. For all readers of Ian McEwan's ATONEMENT or L P Hartley's THE GO-BETWEEN.@3@@2@1970s Western-Super-Mare and ten-year-old oddball Eustace, an only child, has life transformed by his mother's quixotic decision to sign him up for cello lessons. Music-making brings release for a boy who is discovering he is an emotional volcano. He laps up lessons from his young teacher, not noticing how her brand of glamour is casting a damaging spell over his frustrated and controlling mother.@3@@2@When he is enrolled in holiday courses in the Scottish borders, lessons in love, rejection and humility are added to daily practice.@3@@2@Drawing in part on his own boyhood, Patrick Gale's new novel explores a collision between childish hero worship and extremely messy adult love lives.@3@

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  • EAN

    9781472205346

  • Disponibilité

    Disponible

  • Nombre de pages

    352 Pages

  • Longueur

    23.2 cm

  • Largeur

    15.3 cm

  • Poids

    456 g

  • Distributeur

    Olf

  • Support principal

    Grand format

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