Josie Barnard Poker Face

ISBN 13: 9781860491122

Poker Face

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Allie retired behind her pulled-down fringe and a poker face when her mother walked out leaving three children and their father in a remote house in Yorkshire. Surviving was one thing; learning how to live a little was harder.

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Sharp writing and a nose for hidden sadness lift this debut well about the soap standard. (NEW STATESMAN AND SOCIETY)

The evocation of a child's anxiety and of her thankfulness for her father's reassuring presence is extremely moving. (FINANCIAL TIMES)

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Josie Barnard was born in 1963 in New England, moving to London to follow a career as a journalist, editor and radio broadcaster. She has contributed to a wide range of travel and literary books.

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Josie Barnard
Published by Virago Press Ltd (1996)
ISBN 10: 186049112X ISBN 13: 9781860491122
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