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Title: BREAKFAST WITH THE NIKOLIDES
A VIRAGO MODERN CLASSIC
By: Rumer Godden, Rosie Thomas
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 1844088456
ISBN 13: 9781844088454
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Publisher: LITTLE, BROWN BOOK GROUP
Pub. date: 1 February, 2013
Series: Virago Modern Classics
Pages: 240
Description: Rumer Godden's coming-of-age story set in post-colonial East Bengal is a vivid and haunting classic.
Synopsis: For Emily Pool, India is a magical place where she has the freedom to escape her mother's suffocating influence. Her days are spent exploring the canals and gardens of East Bengal, and admiringly observing her glamorous, dignified neighbours, the Nikolides. But just as the cracks in Emily's family home are papered over, so do the Pools strive to maintain an outward impression of respectability, and it is through the Nikolides that Emily is exposed to a world of adult deceit and attrition. And when her beloved dog dies, the event forces a confrontation and reveals to Emily that nothing in the town is quite as it seems . . .
Illustrations: None
Publication: UK
Imprint: Virago Press Ltd
Returns: Returnable
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