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Jubilee. First Printing. Signed by Author.

£14.99

Product description

London. Weidenenfeld & Nicolson, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good ++. Hint of wear along top edge. 1st Edition. First Printing; 1 shown on number line.

Signed with dedication by the author. The It is 1977, the Queen's Silver Jubilee, and a photographer captures a moment forever: a street party with bunting and Union Jacks fluttering in the breeze. Right in the centre of the frame, a small Asian boy stares intently into the camera. The photograph becomes iconic, a symbol of everything that is great about Britain. Amid the party food and the platform shoes, the pop music and the punk, there are tensions in the Cherry Gardens community. As the street party begins, those tensions threaten to erupt. Fast forward to the present and the boy, Satish, has become a successful cardiologist. But he is living with a secret. When Satish is asked to take part in a reunion of those involved in that Jubilee photograph, he must confront the truth about that day.

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Added value:
First Printing. Signed by Author.
Author(s):
Harris Shelley
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0297864580
ISBN-13:
9780297864585
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Weidenfeld & Nicolson

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About this item

London. Weidenenfeld & Nicolson, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good ++. Hint of wear along top edge. 1st Edition. First Printing; 1 shown on number line.

Signed with dedication by the author. The It is 1977, the Queen's Silver Jubilee, and a photographer captures a moment forever: a street party with bunting and Union Jacks fluttering in the breeze. Right in the centre of the frame, a small Asian boy stares intently into the camera. The photograph becomes iconic, a symbol of everything that is great about Britain. Amid the party food and the platform shoes, the pop music and the punk, there are tensions in the Cherry Gardens community. As the street party begins, those tensions threaten to erupt. Fast forward to the present and the boy, Satish, has become a successful cardiologist. But he is living with a secret. When Satish is asked to take part in a reunion of those involved in that Jubilee photograph, he must confront the truth about that day.

Added value:
First Printing. Signed by Author.
Author(s):
Harris Shelley
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0297864580
ISBN-13:
9780297864585
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Weidenfeld & Nicolson

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