A Possible Life – Sebastian Faulks

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A Possible Life by Sebastian Faulks

Terrified, a young prisoner in the Second World War closes his eyes and imagines himself going out to bat on a sunlit cricket ground in Hampshire. Across the courtyard in a Victorian workhouse, a father is too ashamed to acknowledge his son. A skinny girl steps out of a Chevy with a guitar; her voice sends shivers up the spinal cord.

Published by Vintage 2013

Secondhand book in very good readable condition.

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A Possible Life by Sebastian Faulks

Terrified, a young prisoner in the Second World War closes his eyes and imagines himself going out to bat on a sunlit cricket ground in Hampshire. Across the courtyard in a Victorian workhouse, a father is too ashamed to acknowledge his son. A skinny girl steps out of a Chevy with a guitar; her voice sends shivers up the spinal cord.

From the pain and drama of these highly particular lives emerges a mysterious consolation: the chance to feel your heart beat in someone else’s life.

Described as ‘profound’ by The Observer.

‘It does what any good novel should – it unsettles, it moves, and it forces us to question who we are.’ Sunday Times

Published by Vintage 2013

Secondhand book in very good readable condition.

Free postage to UK customers. Overseas customers please use the contact form below.

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