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The Cast Iron Shore

This is a capacious and wide-ranging book, not just about individuals but about the history they move through. Whether the scene is Liverpool in the Blitz, a potato-chip factory in the prairies or a seedy hotel room in Hanoi, the writing is immediate . . . Grant approaches each character with insight and a tart sympathy´ Hilary Mantel, Literary Review

Sybil Ross has been brought up by her Jewish furrier father and style-obsessed mother as an empty-headed fashion plate. But on the worst night of Liverpool´s blitz she uncovers a secret that leaves her disorientated. When the war is over, Sybil embarks on a voyage that leads her to the very edge of America, and to a final choice.

THE CAST IRON SHORE is a beautuful evocation of one woman´s journey from the 1930s to the 1990s, combining the personal and political in an outstanding first novel.

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Linda Grant is a novelist and journalist. She won the Orange Prize for Fiction in 2000 and the Lettre Ulysses Prize for Literary Reportage in 2006, and was longlisted for the Man Booker in 2002 for Still Here.The Clothes on Their Backs was shortlisted for the Man Booker in 2008 and went on to win the South Bank Show Award.
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Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 448
Erscheinungsdatum 01.07.2010
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-1-84408-648-1
Verlag Little Brown & Co Inc
Maße (L/B/H) 196/128/31 mm
Gewicht 296
Verkaufsrang 12.531
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