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The Chimney Sweeper's Boy By Barbara Vine

The Chimney Sweeper's Boy
by Barbara Vine

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When successful author Gerald Candless dies of a sudden heart attack, his eldest, adoring daughter Sarah embarks on a memoir of him and soon discovers that her perfect father was not all he appeared to be. That in fact he wasn't Gerald Candless at all. But then, who was he? And what terrible secret had driven him to live a lie for all those years?
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The Chimney Sweeper's Boy by Barbara Vine

When successful author Gerald Candless dies of a sudden heart attack, his eldest, adoring daughter Sarah embarks on a memoir of him and soon discovers that her perfect father was not all he appeared to be. That in fact he wasn't Gerald Candless at all. But then, who was he? And what terrible secret had driven him to live a lie for all those years? So ingeniously constructed, its truth and falsehoods are so deftly and convincingly interwoven, that its solution is as jolting as a flash of lightning' - "Sunday Times".

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About Barbara Vine


Barbara Vine is Ruth Rendell. Twelve novels have been published under this pen-name, including A Dark-Adapted Eye, which won the Crime Writers Association Gold Dagger Award. Ruth Rendell sits in the House of Lords as a Labour peer. She lives in Maida Vale, London.

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GOR000477488
The Chimney Sweeper's Boy by Barbara Vine
Barbara Vine
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
1999-03-25
448
0140272348
9780140272345
N/A
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