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Like A House On Fire: 'Painfully astute and brilliantly funny . . . I loved it' Beth O'Leary, author of The Flatshare

Like A House On Fire: 'Painfully astute and brilliantly funny . . . I loved it' Beth O'Leary, author of The Flatshare (Hardback)

By Hulse, Caroline

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    14 Jul 20

'I loved The Adults! Funny, dry and beautifully observed' Gill Sims George and Stella's marriage is over. They can't decide exactly when that happened (Was it the coke can? Or that comment about Jurassic Park?), but they both agree that it has. A couple of months after the separa...tion, Stella's mother, Margaret The Force of Nature Foy sends out invites for her murder mystery anniversary party - with George on the invite list. Stella hasn't told her parents about the divorce, she couldn't bring herself to. And with her father's business shutting down, Margaret's recent cancer diagnosis, and some very odd behaviour from her older sister Helen, now is clearly not a good time. All they have to do is make it through the day without their secret being discovered. And in doing so, they may find each other again - or see their past and future both go up in flames...
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ISBN 9781409178347
Released NZ 14 Jul 2020
Publisher Orion Publishing
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781409178347
Stock Release date is 14 July 2020
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Orion Publishing
Imprint Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Lt
Released 14 Jul 2020
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Hulse, Caroline
Category Modern Fiction
Specific Disorders & Therapies
Family & Other Relationships: General
Coping With Separation & Divorce
Number of Pages 416
Dimensions Width: 162mm
Height: 236mm
Spine: 40mm
Dewey Code 823.92
Weight 600g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly