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A scientist obsessed with evolution but unable to have children, a malaria researcher trying to choose between freedom and love, and a washed-up TV svengali whose life goes through a riveting exploration of what conscience means in the 21st century, and how we attempt to make our lives count for something. It is a glorious drama, as well as an old-fashioned tale of modern times.

When Bec Shepherd rejects marriage to a powerful

About the Author

JAMES MEEK is a prize-winning novelist and reporter. He is the author of three acclaimednovels, The Peoples Act of Love, Drivetime and MacFarlane Boils the Sea, and two shortstory collections, Last Orders and The Museum of Doubt. Shortly after 9/11 he was sent toreport on the war in Afghanistan by The Guardian newspaper of London and followedthe campaign to the liberation of Kabul and beyond. In 2004 he was named ForeignCorrespondent and Amnesty Journalist of the Year for his reporting from Iraq andabout Guantánamo Bay. James Meek lives in London.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781443413763
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Subject:
Literary
Author:
Meek, James
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Publication Date:
20121009
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
eng
Pages:
560

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