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One Good Turn

£3.99

Product description

It is summer, it is the Edinburgh Festival. People queuing for a lunchtime show witness a road-rage incident – an incident which changes the lives of everyone involved. Jackson Brodie, ex-army, ex-police, ex-private detective, is also an innocent bystander – until he becomes a suspect.

With Case Histories, Kate Atkinson showed how brilliantly she could explore the crime genre and make it her own. In One Good Turn she takes her masterful plotting one step further. Like a set of Russian dolls each thread of the narrative reveals itself to be related to the last. Her Dickensian cast of characters are all looking for love or money and find it in surprising places. As ever with Atkinson what each one actually discovers is their true self.

In very good condition with some minor creasing to the rear of the back cover and some rubbing to the cover edges and corners.

Item details

Author(s):
Atkinson, Kate
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23.5cms x 15.5cms x3.5cms
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0385662610
ISBN-13:
9780385662611
Number of pages:
396
Publisher:
Doubleday
Title:
One Good Turn

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About this item

It is summer, it is the Edinburgh Festival. People queuing for a lunchtime show witness a road-rage incident – an incident which changes the lives of everyone involved. Jackson Brodie, ex-army, ex-police, ex-private detective, is also an innocent bystander – until he becomes a suspect.

With Case Histories, Kate Atkinson showed how brilliantly she could explore the crime genre and make it her own. In One Good Turn she takes her masterful plotting one step further. Like a set of Russian dolls each thread of the narrative reveals itself to be related to the last. Her Dickensian cast of characters are all looking for love or money and find it in surprising places. As ever with Atkinson what each one actually discovers is their true self.

In very good condition with some minor creasing to the rear of the back cover and some rubbing to the cover edges and corners.

Author(s):
Atkinson, Kate
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23.5cms x 15.5cms x3.5cms
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0385662610
ISBN-13:
9780385662611
Number of pages:
396
Publisher:
Doubleday
Title:
One Good Turn

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