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This Shining Life

作者 Harriet Kline
出版社 RANDOM CENTURY GROUP LIMITED
商品描述 This Shining Life:,Exquisitelywrittendebutaboutfamily,lossandourneedtounderstandthemeaningoflifeanddeath.Lovable,easy-going,charmingRichisdyingofabraintumour.

內容簡介

內容簡介 Exquisitely written debut about family, loss and our need to understand the meaning of life and death. Lovable, easy-going, charming Rich is dying of a brain tumour. Life and soul of every party, adored and relied upon by his family and in particular by his autistic son Ollie, no-one wants to believe what is unfolding in front of them. In an effort to convey his love for them Rich decides to send each of his close relations a present. He asks for Ollie's help, but the combination of Rick's vagueness and the pressure that Ollie feels means the task does not go quite to plan. And then more suddenly than expected, Rick dies. How the family learns to comes to terms with the catastrophe,and move on is at the centre of this beautifully written and uplifting novel.

作者介紹

作者介紹 Harriet Kline works part time registering births, deaths and marriages and writes for the rest of the week. Her story Ghost won the Hissac Short Story Competition and Chest of Drawers won The London Magazine Short Story Competition. Other short stories have been published online with Litro, For Books' Sake, and ShortStorySunday, and on BBC Radio 4. She lives in Bristol with her partner and two teenage sons.

商品規格

書名 / This Shining Life
作者 / Harriet Kline
簡介 / This Shining Life:,Exquisitelywrittendebutaboutfamily,lossandourneedtounderstandthemeaningoflifeanddeath.Lovable,easy-going,charmingRichisdyingofabraintumour.
出版社 / RANDOM CENTURY GROUP LIMITED
ISBN13 / 9780857526281
ISBN10 / 0857526286
EAN / 9780857526281
誠品26碼 / 2681989130001
尺寸 / 23.4X15.3X4CM
裝訂 / 平裝
頁數 / 320
語言 / 英文
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