The River

The River

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In the summer of 1958, two children are drowned while they play in a boat on a Devon river. Their parents, Isabel and Robert, are bound together in guilt and anger, and as years pass the tragedy becomes part of the invisible fabric of village life. Thirty years later, Anna comes to the village, escaping city life and her own disappointments. She does not tell anyone that she is pregnant. Anna goes to live with Isabel and for a time the women find comfort in each other, but the baby's arrival opens old wounds.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 424 pages
  • 154.94 x 228.6 x 27.94mm | 544.31g
  • ISIS Publishing
  • ISIS Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0753174340
  • 9780753174340

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217 ratings
3.2 out of 5 stars
5 13% (28)
4 25% (55)
3 37% (80)
2 19% (41)
1 6% (13)
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