Daughters of Mulberry (Heftet)


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Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 2008
Antall sider: 264
Forlag: Faber & Faber
Språk: Engelsk
ISBN/EAN: 9780571242672
Omtale: Daughters of Mulberry
'Brimming with talent. Longrigg is a real discovery' - "New Statesman". Surrounded by photographs, Major Desmond Cook exists quietly and alcoholically in his Baker Street flat. His days are spent at race meetings, fuelled by a dream of winning GBP30,000. As far as he's concerned, it's a modest-enough sum; and one which will allow him to live out his remaining days in comfort. But one day, an Irishman tips him a rank outsider for the fourth race at Ascot. And when the horse does, indeed, win, Desmond's life is violently transformed. There's a mystery to solve; a mystery that will lead him to a breathtaking climax at Longchamps ...First published in 1961, "Daughters of Mulberry" is dazzlingly written, outrageously funny and propelled by edge-of-your-seat tension.

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