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The Outcast

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The Outcast is a powerful portrait of unexpected love and treacherous charades against the backdrop of a sleepy post-war English village August 1957, Sussex. Lewis is nineteen, straight out of jail, and stands alone at a railway station. He's returned to the village where he grew up: the village where, a decade earlier, tragedy tore his family apart, leaving him to a troubled adolescence without a mother and with a father he barely knew. Now, the only person who understands him is Kit, daughter of a bullying local businessman. Soon they realise that to forge their own futures, they must first confront the darkest secrets of their past. As family, love, passion, sex and violence become ever more so intertwined, can Kit and Lewis find their way back to each other amidst the chaos? ------A tragic account of the devastating effects of parental abuse and the redemptive power of true love'

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Author(s):
Jones, Sadie
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
196 x 128
Edition:
2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0099513420
ISBN-13:
9780099513421
Number of pages:
443
Publisher:
Vintage

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The Outcast is a powerful portrait of unexpected love and treacherous charades against the backdrop of a sleepy post-war English village August 1957, Sussex. Lewis is nineteen, straight out of jail, and stands alone at a railway station. He's returned to the village where he grew up: the village where, a decade earlier, tragedy tore his family apart, leaving him to a troubled adolescence without a mother and with a father he barely knew. Now, the only person who understands him is Kit, daughter of a bullying local businessman. Soon they realise that to forge their own futures, they must first confront the darkest secrets of their past. As family, love, passion, sex and violence become ever more so intertwined, can Kit and Lewis find their way back to each other amidst the chaos? ------A tragic account of the devastating effects of parental abuse and the redemptive power of true love'

Author(s):
Jones, Sadie
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
196 x 128
Edition:
2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0099513420
ISBN-13:
9780099513421
Number of pages:
443
Publisher:
Vintage

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