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  • Paperback: 272 pages
  • Publisher: VINTAGE ARROW - MASS MARKET; 1 edition (1 February 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0099572230
  • ISBN-13: 978-0099572237
  • Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 1.7 x 19.8 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 200 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 136,327 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"A terrific writer... She's changed my perception on life'" (Anna Chancellor)

"Deeply rewarding novel about grief and hope, infused with gentle humour" (Sunday Times)

"A near flawless novel of love and loss ... exquisitely poignant but unsentimental" (Rosemary Goring Sunday Herald)

"She's a master storyteller and inventor of character" (Vanessa Berridge Daily Express)

"This novel's great achievement is to capture the tensions and subtleties of a married life cut short… I read it virtually in one sitting, but that's a fairly common experience with Anne Tyler books… I didn't want it to end. Which is also a fairly common Tyler thing" (Viv Groskop Independent on Sunday)

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The international bestseller from Anne Tyler- a story about two ordinary people so intertwined they cannot be separated - even by death ...

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