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Housekeeping

Marilynne Robinson

From Shelf: The 100 best novels written in English: the full list (Robert McCrum, The Guardian Dec 2021)

Abandoned by a succession of relatives, orphaned sisters Ruthie and Lucille find themselves in the care of their eccentric aunt Sylvie in their rural home town in Idaho. In this title, Ruthie narrates the sisters' story as Lucille moves out into the world and Ruth falls further back into her own family's dark past.

Format:
Paperback / softback
Pages:
224
Publisher:
Faber & Faber
ISBN:
9780571322756
Published Date:
2/4/2015
Edition:
Main - Faber Modern Classics
Dimensions:
203mm x 138mm x 17mm
Weight:
214g
Category:
Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

RRP: £8.99

Format: Paperback / softback

ISBN: 9780571322756


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