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The Rebels by Sandor Marai

The Rebels
by Sandor Marai

From the author of the bestselling Embers, a haunting, powerful tale of innocence threatened by war
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The Rebels Summary


It is May 1918, war is sweeping Europe, and a group of boys await graduation in their near-deserted town. Drawn close by an unspoken fear of leaving home to fight, they retreat into a clandestine world of codes, hideaways and fierce invention - until one day a stranger enters their lives and their secret is exposed. From the great Hungarian author of Embers, The Rebels is the story of a final, precious summer: a haunting novel of youthful exuberance burning in the face of irrevocable change. `Great qualities of deep, cynical realism combined with a wild, sometimes surrealistic sense of beauty' Sunday Times `Elegant, languid and almost subversive. To read it is an experience that leaves one fully alert' Irish Times `Delicate brilliance . . . perfect and unforgettable detail, like a landscape in the last moments before darkness falls' Literary Review

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Additional information

Sku
GOR001010232
Title
The Rebels
Author
Condition
Very Good
Binding type
Paperback
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Year published
Number of pages
288
ISBN 10
0330454552
ISBN 13
9780330454551
Prizes
N/A
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