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In the Dark By Deborah Moggach

In the Dark
by Deborah Moggach

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Struggling to keep herself, her lodgers, and her son going as every day life vanishes in the face of war, Eithne's world is transformed by the arrival of Mr Turk, the virile, carnal, carnivorous local butcher who falls passionately in love with her.
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In the Dark by Deborah Moggach

From the bestselling author of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 1916. Pretty Eithne Clay runs a ramshackle South London boarding house with the help of her teenage son, Ralph, and their maid, Winnie. Struggling to keep herself, her lodgers, and her son going as every day life vanishes in the face of war, Eithne's world is transformed by the arrival of Mr Turk, the virile, carnal, carnivorous local butcher who falls passionately in love with her. As the house bursts to life with the electricity - metaphorical and real - he brings, dark secrets come to light...

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In the Dark Reviews


"From the first perfect sentence this novel is a gem. Its pared sentences and vocabulary really capture the time" * Evening Standard *
"The Moggacch miracle continues- here's another vivid, gripping yarn from the author of Tulip Fever... with a plot as twisty as a mountain road" * The Times *
"This wartime novel of ordinary Londoners is atmospheric and buzzing with electricity... a spirited portrait of lives thrown into turmoil by the Great War" * Daily Express *
"Like the recent novels by Ian McEwan and Sarah Waters, In the Dark successfully modernises the past. By focusing on life's murkier undercurrents... the characters come to seem appealingly familiar" -- Sophia Harrison * Sunday Times *
"A thoughtful diligent writer" * Sunday Telegraph *

About Deborah Moggach


Deborah Moggach is the author of many successful novels including the bestseller The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Her screenplays include The Diary of Anne Frank and the film of Pride and Prejudice, which was nominated for a BAFTA. She lives in North London.

Additional information

GOR000940323
In the Dark by Deborah Moggach
Deborah Moggach
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Vintage Publishing
2008-02-29
320
0099507129
9780099507123
N/A
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