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The Stranger's Child, Alan Hollinghurst

Label
The Stranger's Child
Title
The Stranger's Child
Statement of responsibility
Alan Hollinghurst
Title variation
  • Strangers child
  • strangers child
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is the late summer of the last year before the first Great War. Cecil Valance, a beautiful young aristocratic poet, is visiting Two Acres, the home of his Cambridge friend, George Sawle. When Cecil writes George's sister which will become a touchstone for a generation it creates an evocation of an England about to change forever
Summary
In the late summer of 1913, George Sawle brings his Cambridge friend Cecil Valance, a charismatic young poet, to visit his family home. Filled with intimacies and confusions, the weekend will link the families forever, but its deepest impact will be on George's sixteen-year-old sister Daphne.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10041383
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hollinghurst, Alan
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by James Daniel Wilson
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family secrets
  • Families
  • Families
Target audience
adult
Label
The Stranger's Child, Alan Hollinghurst
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000047174920
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
563p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780330513968
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The Stranger's Child, Alan Hollinghurst
Publication
Control code
000047174920
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
563p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780330513968
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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