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The Resource The separation, Dinah Jefferies

The separation, Dinah Jefferies

Label
The separation
Title
The separation
Statement of responsibility
Dinah Jefferies
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A country at war with itself, a family divided and betrayed...Malaya, 1955. Lydia Cartwright returns from visiting a sick friend to an empty house. The servants are gone. The phone is dead. Where is her husband Alec? Her young daughters, Emma and Fleur? Fearful and desperate, she contacts the British District Officer and learns that Alec has been posted up country. But why didn't he wait? Why did he leave no message? Lydia's search takes her on a hazardous journey through war-torn jungle. Forced to turn to Jack Harding, a man she'd vowed to leave in her past, she sacrifices everything to be reunited with her family. And while carrying her own secrets, Lydia will soon face a devastating betrayal which may be more than she can bear..
Summary
Malaya, 1955. Lydia Cartwright returns from visiting a sick friend to an empty house. The servants are gone. The phone is dead. Where are her husband Alec and their daughters? Fearful and desperate, she contacts the British District Officer and learns that Alec has been posted up country. But why didn't he wait? Why did he leave no message? Lydia's search takes her on a hazardous journey through war-torn jungle, sacrificing everything to be reunited with her family. And while carrying her own secrets, Lydia will soon face a devastating betrayal which may be more than she can bear...
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10626666
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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1948-
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Jefferies, Dinah
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Marriage
  • Families
  • Separated parents
  • Malaya
Target audience
adult
Label
The separation, Dinah Jefferies
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052978166
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
386 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780241971031
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Label
The separation, Dinah Jefferies
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052978166
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
386 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780241971031
Isbn Type
(paperback)

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