Dunmore, Helen With Your Crooked Heart

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With Your Crooked Heart

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With Your Crooked Heart is bestselling author Helen Dunmore's sixth novel.

Louise married Paul, brother to Johnnie . . .

Yet she doesn't get one man with this union - she gets two. Born twelve years apart in a one-bedroom flat in Barking, Paul and Johnnie are close: they're good at making money and make taking power look easy. But while Paul deals on contaminated land, Johnnie is adept at dealing in crime.

And when Louise's relationship with the brothers is further complicated by the birth of her daughter, Anna, it seems nothing can ever break this triangle. Until Johnnie's self-destructive streak begins to threaten them all . . .

'Rich, tense, tragic and almost unbearable reading' The Times

'Open a page at random and you're almost bound to find something gorgeous' Independent

'One of this country's most accomplished literary talents' Independent on Sunday

Helen Dunmore has published eleven novels with Penguin: Zennor in Darkness, which won the McKitterick Prize; Burning Bright; A Spell of Winter, which won the Orange Prize; Talking to the Dead; Your Blue-Eyed Boy; With Your Crooked Heart; The Siege, which was shortlisted for the 2001 Whitbread Novel of the Year Award and for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2002; Mourning Ruby; House of Orphan; Counting the Stars and The Betrayal, which was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2010. She is also a poet, children's novelist and short-story writer.

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This is Helen Dunmore at her very best ( Literary Review)

It's a joy to read a book so deftly structured...open a page at random and you're almost bound to find something gorgeous ( Independent)

A peculiarly direct and gripping read, in a novel that stays close to the visceral experiences of life ( Guardian)

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Helen Dunmore has published nine novels with Penguin: Zennor in Darkness, which won the McKitterick Prize; Burning Bright; A Spell of Winter, which won the Orange Prize; Talking to the Dead; Your Blue-Eyed Boy; With Your Crooked Heart; The Siege, which was shortlisted for the 2001 Whitbread Novel of the Year Award and for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2002; Mourning Ruby and House of Orphans. She is also a poet, children’s novelist and short-story writer.

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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 190 x 126 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. With Your Crooked Heart is bestselling author Helen Dunmore s sixth novel. Louise married Paul, brother to Johnnie.Yet she doesn t get one man with this union - she gets two. Born twelve years apart in a one-bedroom flat in Barking, Paul and Johnnie are close: they re good at making money and make taking power look easy. But while Paul deals on contaminated land, Johnnie is adept at dealing in crime. And when Louise s relationship with the brothers is further complicated by the birth of her daughter, Anna, it seems nothing can ever break this triangle. Until Johnnie s self-destructive streak begins to threaten them all. Rich, tense, tragic and almost unbearable reading . (The Times). Open a page at random and you re almost bound to find something gorgeous . (Independent). One of this country s most accomplished literary talents . (Independent on Sunday). Helen Dunmore has published eleven novels with Penguin: Zennor in Darkness, which won the McKitterick Prize; Burning Bright; A Spell of Winter, which won the Orange Prize; Talking to the Dead; Your Blue-Eyed Boy; With Your Crooked Heart; The Siege, which was shortlisted for the 2001 Whitbread Novel of the Year Award and for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2002; Mourning Ruby; House of Orphan; Counting the Stars and The Betrayal, which was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2010. She is also a poet, children s novelist and short-story writer. Bookseller Inventory # APG9780141033617

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