Safe in her old house, Julia is soon to be married to Francis. Doris is not happy. Sprawled among the grime of her Fulham flat, she gropes behind the bread bin for the vodka and waits for Francis. And Francis, dreaming of Constance Kent driving the knife into the child's throat, smiles.
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William Trevor was born in Mitchelstown, County Cork. He has written many novels, and has won many prizes including the Hawthornden Prize, the Yorkshire Post Book of the Year Award, and the Whitbread Book of the Year Award. His most recent novel Love and Summer was longlisted for the Booker Prize. He is also a renowned writer of short stories, and his two-volume Collected Stories was published by Viking Penguin in 2009. In 1999 William Trevor received the prestigious David Cohen Literature Prize in recognition of a lifetime's literary achievement, and in 2002 he was knighted for his services to literature.
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140106693
Book Description Penguin Books, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140106693
Book Description Penguin Books, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140106693
Book Description Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140106693 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0059633