Winter's Tale

Winter's Tale

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The New York Times No. 1 bestseller One night in New York, a city under siege by snow, Peter Lake attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks it is empty, the daughter of the house is home ...Thus begins the affair between this Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl dying of consumption. It is a love so powerful that Peter will be driven to stop time and bring back the dead; A New York Winter's Tale is the story of that extraordinary journey.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 768 pages
  • 130 x 197 x 46mm | 538g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • PICADOR
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Open Market
  • 1447270878
  • 9781447270874
  • 229,889

About Mark Helprin

Educated at Harvard, Princeton and Oxford, Mark Helprin served in the Israeli Army, Israeli Air Force, and British merchant navy. He is the author of six novels and three short-story collections and he also writes non-fiction and children's books.show more

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22,674 ratings
3.5 out of 5 stars
5 30% (6,853)
4 25% (5,589)
3 21% (4,696)
2 14% (3,156)
1 10% (2,380)
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