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Pause Between Acts (SIGNED Plus SIGNED NOTECARD)

Cheek, Mavis

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ISBN 10: 0671667300 / ISBN 13: 9780671667306
Published by Simon & Schuster, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1988
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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1st American Edition/1st Printing. SIGNED and inscribed by author on a bookplate decal on front end page. r/m. $17.95 price present on DJ flap. Author's first book. Also includes laid-in is a handwritten SIGNED thank you notecard from author. Bookseller Inventory # 008828

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Title: Pause Between Acts (SIGNED Plus SIGNED ...

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition

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Synopsis:

Joan, a recent divorcee, keeps her life under control through a series of fantastic stories told to her parents and her ex-husband, but her control starts slipping when she is introduced to actor Finbar Flynn

About the Author:

Mavis Cheek was born and grew up in Wimbledon. She began her working life at Editions Alecto, the contemporary art publishers. After Alecto, she attended Hillcroft College for Women from where she graduated in Arts. After her daughter Bella was born, she began her writing career in earnest; journalism and travel writing at first, then short stories, and eventually, in 1988, her novel Pause Between Acts was published by Bodley Head and won the She/John Menzies First Novel Prize. She is the author of thirteen novels novels including Mrs Fytton's Country Life, Janice Gentle Gets Sexy and, most recently, Amenable Women which was described in The Times as 'a brilliantly funny, warm, intelligent read'. She now lives and writes in the heart of the English countryside..

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