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Mothering Sunday (Reprint) (Paperback) (Graham Swift)

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A luminous, intensely moving tale that begins with a secret lovers’ assignation in the spring of 1924, then unfolds to reveal the whole of a remarkable life.             Twenty-two-year-old Jane Fairchild has worked as a maid at an English country house since she was sixteen. For almost all of those years she has been the clandestine lover to Paul Sheringham, young heir of a neighboring house. The two now meet on an unseasonably warm March day—Mothering Sunday—a day that will change Jane’s life forever.             As the narrative moves back and forth from 1924 to the end of the century, what we know and understand about Jane—about the way she loves, thinks, feels, sees, remembers—expands with every vividly captured moment. Her story is one of profound self-discovery, and through her, Graham Swift has created an emotionally soaring, deeply affecting work of fiction.From the Hardcover edition.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 177
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Series Title: Vintage International
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Graham Swift
Language: English
Street Date: January 10, 2017
TCIN: 52039238
UPC: 9781101971727
Item Number (DPCI): 248-40-0279
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