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This is a story of conflict and loss, love and hope against a detailed backdrop of 20th century life and all its shortcomings. It is written by the author of "The Sweet Shop Owner"; "Waterland" which won "The Guardian" Fiction Prize and "Shuttlecock", which won the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize. From the PublisherA moving exploration of conflict, loss and loveFrom the brilliantly rejacketed backlist of Graham Swift, winner of the 1996 Booker Prize. A moving exploration of the conflict, loss and small miracles of love affecting a group of people and different generations changed by personal and world wars. "One of his generation's finest, with an imagination of rare immediacy and vitality" The Times; "A born storyteller" Daily Telegraph --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.

Product details

Type Fiction
Genre Modern Fiction
Title Out of This World
Author Graham Swift
Original Release Year 1988
ISBN 0140107312; 0330353705; 0330355554; 0670820849; 0671658271; 0679309381


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