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Anthony Quinn - Half The Human Race (2nd Hand Paperback)

£3.70
SKU B001808
Synopsis

Summer of 1911.

The streets of London ring with cheers for a new king's coronation and the cries of increasingly violent suffragette protests.

Connie Callaway, fired up by the possibilities of independence, wants more than the conventional comforts of marriage. Spirited and courageous, she is determined to fight for 'the greatest cause the world has ever known'.

Will Maitland, the rising star of county cricket, is a man of traditional opinions. He is both intrigued and appalled by Connie's outspokenness and her quest for self-fulfilment.

Buffeted and spun by choice and chance, their lives become inextricably entangled, even as the outbreak of war drives them further apart.

This is a deeply affecting story of love against all the odds.

Details
  • Format : Thicker 2nd Hand Paperback
  • Condition : Very Good (Inscription & Author Signature)
  • Category : Fiction - Love & Romance
  • Published : 2011 (This Ed. 2012 - Vintage)
  • ISBN : 9780099531944
  • SKU : B001808
  • PPC : SP320gm
  • RRP : £7.99
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.

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External Reviews

"Powerful & Touching" - The Guardian.

"Excellent & surprising . . . wonderfully rich" - The Times.

The Author

Anthony Quinn was born in Liverpool in 1964. From 1998 to 2013 he was the film critic for the Independent. He is the author of six successful novels.