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Taken for a Ride: A Novel

Neil Roland

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ISBN 10: 1899235892 / ISBN 13: 9781899235896
Published by Dewi Lewis.
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Title: Taken for a Ride: A Novel

Publisher: Dewi Lewis.

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Used - Like New

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“A remarkable debut novel . . . detailed insights and dead-on characterizations . . . a strong gay sensibility in the book, including the often hilarious and biting dialogue among the older characters. Enjoy the insightful story for its vivid characters, unfolding love story and powerful descriptions of a time gone by.”—Washington Blade

“I’m much impressed. The insight into older people, especially women, is precious and rare. I’m astonished at the understanding. Every syllable is believable. It says it all . . .”—Bernice Rubens

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Neil Roland grew up in the cosmopolitan jewish community of south Manchester. This was a cultured, educated and wealthy community but is destined to disappear before too long. Roland studied law but turned to writing soon after graduation. A freelance writer for The Independent on Sunday and The Sunday Times and a Rough Guide author since 1996. He is also a photographer and regularly exhibits.

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