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First love

First love

Riley, Gwendoline, 1979- author

Neve is a writer in her mid-30s married to an older man, Edwyn. For now they are in a place of relative peace, but their past battles have left scars. As Neve recalls the decisions that led her to this marriage, she tells of other loves and other debts, from her bullying father and her self-involved mother to a musician who played her and a series of lonely flights from place to place. Drawing the reader into the battleground of her relationship, Neve spins a story of helplessness and hostility, an ongoing conflict in which both husband and wife have played a part. But is this, nonetheless, also a story of love?

Book. English. General.
Published London: Granta, 2017
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    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
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Statement of responsibility: Gwendoline Riley
ISBN: 1783783184, 9781783783182
Physical Description: 176 pages ; 20 cm