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Behind the Scenes at the Museum (Paperback) (Kate Atkinson)

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A deeply moving family story of happiness and heartbreak,Behind the Scenesat the Museum is bestselling author Kate Atkinson's award-winning literary debut.

National Bestseller
Winner of the Whitbread Book of the Year

Ruby Lennox begins narrating her life at the moment of conception, and from there takes us on a whirlwind tour of the twentieth century as seen through the eyes of an English girl determined to learn about her family and its secrets. Kate Atkinson’s first novel is “a multigenerational tale of a spectacularly dysfunctional Yorkshire family and one of the funniest works of fiction to come out of Britain in years” (The New York Times Book Review).


National Bestseller
 
Winner of the Whitbread Book of the Year
 
Kate Atkinson’s dazzling debut novel is a deeply moving story of family heartbreak and happiness.
 
Ruby Lennox begins narrating her life at the moment of conception, and from there takes us on a whirlwind tour of the twentieth century as seen through the eyes of an English girl determined to learn about her family and its secrets.
Number of Pages: 332
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Arts + Entertainment, General, Family + Friendship, Literary Genres + Types of Novels, War + Military, Types of Characters
Format: Paperback
Publisher: St Martins Pr
Author: Kate Atkinson
Language: English
Street Date: February 1, 1997
TCIN: 11828736
UPC: 9780312150600
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-7492
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$13.60
MSRPwas $16.00

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