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Cousins

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Brilliant and mercurial Will Tye suffers a life-changing accident. The terrible event ripples through three generations of the complex and eccentric Tye family, bringing to light old tragedies and dangerous secrets. Each member of the family holds some clue to the chain of events which may have led to the accident and each holds themselves to blame. Most closely affected is Will's cousin Cecelia, whose affinity with Will leaves her most vulnerable to his suffering and whose own life is for ever changed by how she will respond to it. Told through the eyes of three women close to Will, his sister, his grandmother and his aunt, Cousins is a novel weaving darkness and light which takes us from the outbreak of World War Two to the present day, exploring the recurrence of tragedy, the nature of transgression, and the limits of morality and love. This 2016 hardback first edition is in a very good condition. The dustcover intact and uncreased, the black-cloth boards are gilt-stamped on the spine, and the page block is clean and bright.

Item details

Author(s):
Sally Vickers
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21.5cmx13.5cm3.5cm
Edition:
2016 first edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9780241187715
Number of pages:
396
Publisher:
Viking
Title:
Cousins

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Brilliant and mercurial Will Tye suffers a life-changing accident. The terrible event ripples through three generations of the complex and eccentric Tye family, bringing to light old tragedies and dangerous secrets. Each member of the family holds some clue to the chain of events which may have led to the accident and each holds themselves to blame. Most closely affected is Will's cousin Cecelia, whose affinity with Will leaves her most vulnerable to his suffering and whose own life is for ever changed by how she will respond to it. Told through the eyes of three women close to Will, his sister, his grandmother and his aunt, Cousins is a novel weaving darkness and light which takes us from the outbreak of World War Two to the present day, exploring the recurrence of tragedy, the nature of transgression, and the limits of morality and love. This 2016 hardback first edition is in a very good condition. The dustcover intact and uncreased, the black-cloth boards are gilt-stamped on the spine, and the page block is clean and bright.

Author(s):
Sally Vickers
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21.5cmx13.5cm3.5cm
Edition:
2016 first edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9780241187715
Number of pages:
396
Publisher:
Viking
Title:
Cousins

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