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    DescriptionEdward Trencom has bumbled through life, relying on his trusty nose to turn the family cheese shop into the most celebrated fromagerie in England. But his world is turned upside down when he stumbles across a crate of family papers. To his horror, Edward discovers that nine previous generations of his family have come to sticky ends because of their noses. When he investigates further, Edward finds himself caught up in a Byzantine riddle to which there is no obvious answer. Like his ancestors, he is hunted down by rival forces whose identity and purpose remain a total mystery. Trapped between the mad, the bad and a cheese to die for, Edward Trencom's nose must make a choice and for the last nine generations it has made the catastrophically wrong decision. Giles Milton's deliciously comic debut novel is a mouth-watering blend of Louis de Bernieres, Tom Sharpe and P. G. Wodehouse with every page permeated by the pungent odour of cheese.

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    Edward Trencom's Nose
    A Novel of History, Dark Intrigue and Cheese
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Giles Milton
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 260
    Width: 130 mm
    Height: 197 mm
    Thickness: 38 mm
    Weight: 458 g
    ISBN 13: 9781405090803
    ISBN 10: 1405090804

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    BIC subject category V2: FA
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11110
    DC22: 823.92
    BISAC V2.8: FIC016000
    Thema V1.0: FBA
    Pan MacMillan
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    05 January 2007
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    Giles Milton is the author of six works of bestselling narrative non-fiction, including Nathaniel's Nutmeg, Samurai William , Big Chief Elizabeth and White Gold. His forthcoming work of non-fiction, The Week the World Forgot is published in September 2006. This is his first novel. He lives in London and France with his wife and daughters.