9780755307500

Small Island

Levy, Andrea

ISBN 10: 075530750X / 0-7553-0750-X
ISBN 13: 9780755307500
Publisher: Headline Book Publishing
Publication Date: 2004

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Characterised by its humour, wit and passion, Andrea Levy's work is as accessible as it is ambitious.


 
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Book Description: Headline Publishing Group, United Kingdom, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 202 x 142 mm. Brand New Book. Winner of the Orange Prize for Fiction, as well as many other awards, Andrea Levy s SMALL ISLAND is a delicately wrought and profoundly moving novel of empire, prejudice, war and love. It has now been adapted into a major BBC TV drama. It is 1948, and England is recovering from a war. But at 21 Nevern Street, London, the conflict has only just begun. Queenie Bligh s neighbours do not approve when she agrees to take in Jamaican lodgers, but Queenie doesn t know when her husband will return, or if he will come back at all. What else can she do? Gilbert Joseph was one of the several thousand Jamaican men who joined the RAF to fight against Hitler. Returning to England as a civilian he finds himself treated very differently. It s desperation that makes him remember a wartime friendship with Queenie and knock at her door. Gilbert s wife Hortense, too, had longed to leave Jamaica and start a better life in England. But when she joins him she is shocked to find London shabby, decrepit, and far from the golden city of her dreams. Even Gilbert is not the man she thought he was. Bookseller Inventory # EAS9780755307500

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Book Description: Headline Publishing Group, United Kingdom, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 202 x 142 mm. Brand New Book. Winner of the Orange Prize for Fiction, as well as many other awards, Andrea Levy s SMALL ISLAND is a delicately wrought and profoundly moving novel of empire, prejudice, war and love. It has now been adapted into a major BBC TV drama. It is 1948, and England is recovering from a war. But at 21 Nevern Street, London, the conflict has only just begun. Queenie Bligh s neighbours do not approve when she agrees to take in Jamaican lodgers, but Queenie doesn t know when her husband will return, or if he will come back at all. What else can she do? Gilbert Joseph was one of the several thousand Jamaican men who joined the RAF to fight against Hitler. Returning to England as a civilian he finds himself treated very differently. It s desperation that makes him remember a wartime friendship with Queenie and knock at her door. Gilbert s wife Hortense, too, had longed to leave Jamaica and start a better life in England. But when she joins him she is shocked to find London shabby, decrepit, and far from the golden city of her dreams. Even Gilbert is not the man she thought he was. Bookseller Inventory # EAS9780755307500

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Book Description: 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 142mm x 202mm x 36mm. Paperback. It is 1948, and England is recovering from a war. But at 21 Nevern Street, London, the conflict has only just begun. Queenie Bligh's neighbours do not approve when she agrees to take in Ja.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 560 pages. 0.375. Bookseller Inventory # 9780755307500

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Book Description: Headline Review, London, 2004. Book Condition: New. Language: english. In this delicately wrought and profoundly moving, multi-award winning novel, Andrea Levy handles the weighty themes of empire, prejudice, war and love, with a lightness of touch and a generosity of spirit that challenges and uplifts the reader. Bookseller Inventory # 6849085

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Book Description: Headline Publishing Group. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Small Island, Andrea Levy, Winner of the Orange Prize for Fiction, as well as many other awards, Andrea Levy's SMALL ISLAND is a delicately wrought and profoundly moving novel of empire, prejudice, war and love. It has now been adapted into a major BBC TV drama. It is 1948, and England is recovering from a war. But at 21 Nevern Street, London, the conflict has only just begun. Queenie Bligh's neighbours do not approve when she agrees to take in Jamaican lodgers, but Queenie doesn't know when her husband will return, or if he will come back at all. What else can she do? Gilbert Joseph was one of the several thousand Jamaican men who joined the RAF to fight against Hitler. Returning to England as a civilian he finds himself treated very differently. It's desperation that makes him remember a wartime friendship with Queenie and knock at her door. Gilbert's wife Hortense, too, had longed to leave Jamaica and start a better life in England. But when she joins him she is shocked to find London shabby, decrepit, and far from the golden city of her dreams. Even Gilbert is not the man she thought he was. Bookseller Inventory # B9780755307500

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