Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris

Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris

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Beyond the main street of Les Laveuses runs the Loire, smooth and brown as a sunning snake - but hiding a deadly undertow beneath its moving surface. This is where Framboise, a secretive widow, plies her culinary trade at the creperie - and lets her memory play strange games.
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Beyond the main street of Les Laveuses runs the Loire, smooth and brown as a sunning snake - but hiding a deadly undertow beneath its moving surface. This is where Framboise, a secretive widow, plies her culinary trade at the creperie - and lets her memory play strange games. As her nephew attempts to exploit the growing success of the country recipes Framboise has inherited from her mother, a woman remembered with contempt by the villagers, memories of a disturbed childhood during the German Occupation flood back, and expose a past full of betrayal, blackmail and lies.

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SKU GOR003101602
Title Five Quarters of the Orange
Author By (author) Joanne Harris
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Transworld Publishers Ltd
Year Published 2002
Number of Pages 432
ISBN 10 0552998834
ISBN 13 9780552998833
Edition N/A
Prizes Shortlisted for WH Smith Book Awards (Fiction) 2002. Shortlisted for Romantic Novel of the Year Award 2002. Shortlisted for WH Smith Book Awards: Fiction 2002.
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Beyond the main street of Les Laveuses runs the Loire, smooth and brown as a sunning snake - but hiding a deadly undertow beneath its moving surface. This is where Framboise, a secretive widow, plies her culinary trade at the creperie - and lets her memory play strange games. As her nephew attempts to exploit the growing success of the country recipes Framboise has inherited from her mother, a woman remembered with contempt by the villagers, memories of a disturbed childhood during the German Occupation flood back, and expose a past full of betrayal, blackmail and lies.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR003101602
Title Five Quarters of the Orange
Author By (author) Joanne Harris
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Transworld Publishers Ltd
Year Published 2002
Number of Pages 432
ISBN 10 0552998834
ISBN 13 9780552998833
Edition N/A
Prizes Shortlisted for WH Smith Book Awards (Fiction) 2002. Shortlisted for Romantic Novel of the Year Award 2002. Shortlisted for WH Smith Book Awards: Fiction 2002.
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No

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