Blood Ties

Blood Ties

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Violet Farr regretted that at her son's birth she had insisted that he be named after her father, Lumsden. With her passion for control, Violet was even maddened by the boy's ugly unruly ears. Aged seven, Lumsden unnerved his mother by exclaiming, 'You've got tigers in your teeth mummy.'show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 30mm | 319g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0747535043
  • 9780747535041

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"A harrowing demanding book, but ultimately a profoundly inspiring one... In its elaborate and painstaking progress, Blood Ties charts all the dreads and demons of family indifference and discord. Yet its final embracing theme is of acceptance and redemption". DAILY TELEGRAPHshow more

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85 ratings
3.74 out of 5 stars
5 27% (23)
4 34% (29)
3 26% (22)
2 12% (10)
1 1% (1)
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