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Faulks, Sebastian, author

This is the story of Stephen who arrives in Amiens in 1910. His life goes through a series of traumatic experiences, from the clandestine love affair that tears apart the family with whom he lives, to the unprecedented experience of the war itself

Paperback, Book. English. General.
Published London: Vintage Books, 2014
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Available at Malvern and The Hive.

  • Malvern – One available in Adult Fiction

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    700043495544 Adult Fiction AF Paperback Available
  • The Hive – One available in Level 3: Main Collection 823.92/FAU

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    110000010899 Level 3: Main Collection 823.92/FAU University High Demand Available


Statement of responsibility: Sebastian Faulks
ISBN: 1784700037, 9781784700034
Note: Originally published: London: Hutchinson, 1993.
Physical Description: 528 pages ; 20 cm
Subject: World War, 1914-1918 France Fiction.

Author note

Sebastian Faulks's books includeA Possible Life,Human Traces,On Green Dolphin Street,Engleby,Birdsongand the number one bestsellerA Week in December.


"This is a great love story"
Daily Express||"It broke my heart."