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My Father Was A Hero: The true story of a man, a boy and the silence between them Hardcover – 24 Jun 2004

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  • Hardcover: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Viking (24 Jun. 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0670913987
  • ISBN-13: 978-0670913985
  • Product Dimensions: 14.4 x 2.6 x 22.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 4 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,855,264 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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‘A masterpiece … as good as anything you will read this year or next’ -- Sunday Express

‘A touching tale of the difficulties of being either a father or a son’ -- Observer

‘Very moving, wonderfully evocative, challenges our myths about heroism’ -- Daily Mail

About the Author

Cole Moreton was born in East London in 1967. His first book which was shortlisted for the John Llewelyn Rhys Prize was Hungry for Home: A Journey from the Edge of Ireland. He now lives in East Sussex with his wife and four children.

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