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      Stephen Jarvis 9780374139667

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Powerful contemporary novel set in London from a master of literary fiction

Structured like a thriller, A Week in December takes place over the course of a single week at the end of 2008. Set in London, it brings together an intriguing cast of characters whose lives apparently run on parallel lines but as it gradually becomes clear are intricately related. The central anti-hero, John Veals, is a shadily successful and boundlessly ambitious Dickensian character who is trading billions. The tentacles of Veals influence encompass newspaper columnists, MPs, businessmen, footballers, a female tube driver, a Scottish convert to Islam, a disaffected teenager, and a care worker, whose different perspectives build up a tale of love, family and money as the story builds to its powerful climax.

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About the Author

Sebastian Faulks was born and brought up in Newbury, Berkshire. He worked in journalism before starting to write books. He lives in London with his wife and their three children.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780099458289
Author:
Faulks, Sebastian
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Subject:
General Fiction
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20101004
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
7.92 x 5.16 x 1 in .5994 lb

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