Helen Dunmore With Your Crooked Heart

ISBN 13: 9780141033617

With Your Crooked Heart

3.37 avg rating
( 307 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780141033617: With Your Crooked Heart

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.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

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.

Review:

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 * 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 *

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Helen Dunmore
Published by Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom (2008)
ISBN 10: 0141033614 ISBN 13: 9780141033617
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 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

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Helen Dunmore
ISBN 10: 0141033614 ISBN 13: 9780141033617
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97801410336170000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Helen Dunmore
Published by Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom (2008)
ISBN 10: 0141033614 ISBN 13: 9780141033617
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 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 SundayHelen 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

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.70
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Helen Dunmore
Published by Penguin 2008-03-27 (2008)
ISBN 10: 0141033614 ISBN 13: 9780141033617
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin 2008-03-27, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # NU-GRD-00637979

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Helen Dunmore
Published by Penguin Books Ltd 2008-03-27, London (2008)
ISBN 10: 0141033614 ISBN 13: 9780141033617
New paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd 2008-03-27, London, 2008. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780141033617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Helen Dunmore
Published by Penguin (2008)
ISBN 10: 0141033614 ISBN 13: 9780141033617
New Paperback Quantity Available: 16
Seller
The Monster Bookshop
(Fleckney, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. BRAND NEW ** SUPER FAST SHIPPING FROM UK WAREHOUSE ** 30 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0002206556

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Helen Dunmore
Published by Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN 10: 0141033614 ISBN 13: 9780141033617
New Softcover Quantity Available: 16
Seller
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd. Book Condition: New. 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. Num Pages: 256 pages, no pictures. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 17. Weight in Grams: 172. . 2014. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780141033617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
10.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Helen Dunmore
Published by Penguin Books Ltd (2014)
ISBN 10: 0141033614 ISBN 13: 9780141033617
New Softcover Quantity Available: 16
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 2014. Book Condition: New. 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. Num Pages: 256 pages, no pictures. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 17. Weight in Grams: 172. . 2014. Paperback. . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9780141033617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
11.19
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Helen Dunmore
Published by Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN 10: 0141033614 ISBN 13: 9780141033617
New Paperback Quantity Available: 18
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, With Your Crooked Heart, Helen Dunmore, 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 # B9780141033617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
4.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.95
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Helen Dunmore
Published by Penguin (2008)
ISBN 10: 0141033614 ISBN 13: 9780141033617
New Softcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin, 2008. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # GH9780141033617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.04
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.56
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book