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The Town That Forgot How To Breathe Hardcover – 1 July 2004

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ HARVILL/SECKER; 1st edition (1 July 2004)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 480 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0436206382
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0436206382
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 16 x 3.6 x 24.1 cm
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"A novel of dazzling ambition and strange, haunting loveliness. Grippingly entertaining and bursting with life, it is an absolute triumph of the storyteller's art. Many books are hyped as 'unputdownable'. This one really is." (Joseph O'Connor)

"A masterful work" (Vancouver Sun)

"A triumph" (National Post)

"As compelling as it is unique" (Amazon.ca)

"The Town That Forgot How to Breathe is brilliant. Here comes overnight success." (January Magazine)

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An extraordinary tale of a remote Canadian village; a book rich in allegory and imagined with a unique force.

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