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Back Trouble By Clare Chambers

Back Trouble
by Clare Chambers

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On the brink of forty, newly single with a failed business, Philip thought he'd reached an all-time low. But the mundane catalogue of seaside holidays and bodged DIY, broken relationships and unspoken truths, reveals more surprises, both comic and touching, than Philip or his family ever bargained for.
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Back Trouble by Clare Chambers

On the brink of forty, newly single with a failed business, Philip thought he'd reached an all-time low. It only needed a discarded chip on a South London street to lay him literally flat. So, bedbound and bored, Philip naturally starts to write the story of his life. But the mundane catalogue of seaside holidays and bodged DIY, broken relationships and unspoken truths, reveals more surprises, both comic and touching, than Philip or his family ever bargained for. Even, perhaps, a happy ending ...

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Back Trouble Reviews


"A funny and moving story with a great deal of style" * Sunday Telegraph *
"A funny book which slips in some acute and painful obervations on the side" * The Times *
"A great read" * Time Out *

About Clare Chambers


Clare Chambers was born in Croydon in 1966 and read English at Oxford. She wrote her first novel during a year in New Zealand, after which she worked as an editor for a London publisher. She is also the author of Dr y Spell, Learning to Swim and In a Good Light. She is married and lives in Kent with her husband and young family.

Additional information

GOR000837152
Back Trouble by Clare Chambers
Clare Chambers
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cornerstone
2001-12-31
224
0099414562
9780099414568
N/A
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