Hallam Foe

Hallam Foe

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Hallam, a confused and sweetly old-fashioned teenager, has chosen an unusual way of following life on his father's Leicestershire estate - voyeurism. He spies on everyone: on the gardener's sex life, on his father's ridiculous plans for a underground village, on his wicked stepmother, whom he holds responsible for his mother's suicide - using telescopes, treehouses, lipstick and a dead badger. After an unfortunate chainsaw accident he moves to Edinburgh, where his voyeurism becomes more dangerous. Eventually, however, via skylights, pornographic photographs, sinister lakes and curtain-rails, Hallam is redeemed by love.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 130 x 194 x 18mm | 158.76g
  • Headline Publishing Group
  • HEADLINE REVIEW
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0747269424
  • 9780747269427

About Peter Jinks

Peter Jinks has been a journalist (winner of the Young Journalist of the Year award) and a screenplay writer (his script is in development with the BBC). He is thirty-one and lives in Sicily. Hallam Foe is his first novel.show more

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121 ratings
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4 41% (50)
3 36% (43)
2 3% (4)
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