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The Lubetkin Legacy

The Lubetkin Legacy (EPUB ebook)

By Lewycka, Marina

'Lively . . . a joy to read' - The Times*Shortlisted for the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse prize* The bestselling author of A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian is back in this hilarious, farcical, tender novel of modern issues and manners.North London in the twenty-first cent...ury: a place where a son will swiftly adopt an old lady and take her home from hospital to impersonate his dear departed mother, rather than lose the council flat.A time of golden job opportunities, though you might have to dress up as a coffee bean or work as an intern at an undertaker or put up with champagne and posh French dinners while your boss hits on you.A place rich in language - whether it's Romanian, Ukrainian, Russian, Swahili or buxom housing officers talking managementese.A place where husbands go absent without leave and councillors sacrifice cherry orchards at the altar of new builds.'Laugh-out loud' Daily Express 'Insightful, witty and engaging, painting a picture of modern Britain that will be at once recognizable and enlightening' Stylist 'Entertaining and timely' Evening Standard
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ISBN 9780141932491
Published 5 May 2016
Publisher Penguin
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en

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ISBN-13 9780141932491
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin
Released 5 May 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Lewycka, Marina
Category Fiction
Modern Fiction
Number of Pages 368
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 823.92
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade