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A Summer Bird-cage By Margaret Drabble

A Summer Bird-cage
by Margaret Drabble

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Louise marries the wealthy but unappealing novelist Stephen Halifax, and her sister Sarah, graduated from Oxford, is thrown back into family affairs. As the cracks begin to show in Louise's marriage and rumours of infidelity spread, Sarah discovers that, beneath her cool exterior, her sister is not quite the person she thought she was.
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A Summer Bird-cage by Margaret Drabble

Two sisters: beautiful, sophisticated Louise and attractive, witty and intelligent Sarah who has always felt left behind. Then Louise marries the wealthy but unappealing novelist Stephen Halifax, and Sarah, recently graduated from Oxford, is thrown back into family affairs. As Louise enters a high-profile world of glamour, parties and gossip columns, Sarah, drifting in London with her degree and new-found freedom, is only allowed glimpses into this new alien life. However, as the cracks begin to show in Louise's marriage and rumours of infidelity spread, Sarah discovers that, beneath her cool exterior, her sister is not quite the person she thought she was....

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About Margaret Drabble


Margaret Drabble was born in Sheffield in 1939 and educated at Cambridge. She was awarded a CBE in 1980. Her many novels include The Radiant Way, (1987), A Natural Curiosity, (1989), The Gates of Ivory (1991), The Peppered Moth (2000), The Seven Sisters (2002), The Red Queen (2004) and The Sea Lady (2006), all of which are published by Penguin. Margaret Drabble is married to the biographer Michael Holroyd and lives in London.

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GOR000467525
A Summer Bird-cage by Margaret Drabble
Margaret Drabble
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
1973-04-26
208
0140026347
9780140026344
N/A
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