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The Promise Of Happiness Paperback – 3 Jan 2005

3.3 out of 5 stars 65 customer reviews

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Product details

  • Paperback: 307 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC; Reprinted Edition edition (3 Jan. 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0747570345
  • ISBN-13: 978-0747570349
  • ASIN: 0747577064
  • Product Dimensions: 12.8 x 19.7 x 2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.3 out of 5 stars 65 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,531,450 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'A compelling and candid portrait of a family in crisis' -- Mail on Sunday

'A special treat: as entertaining as it is thought-provoking. It confirms his status as one of our foremost novelists' -- Daily Mail

'A storming piece of work, the equal of anything published on this side of the Atlantic this year' -- Independent on Sunday

'A touching, beautifully observed novel written with precision and sympathy' -- Literary Review

'Extraordinarily bold ... this is a funny, angry, moving novel ... brilliant' -- Independent

About the Author

Justin Cartwright's novels include the Booker-shortlisted In Every Face I Meet, the Whitbread Novel Award-winner Leading the Cheers and the acclaimed White Lightning which was shortlisted for the 2002 Whitbread Novel Award. Justin Cartwright was born in South Africa, and now lives in Islington, London.


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