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The bricks that built the houses / Kate Tempest.

The bricks that built the houses / Kate Tempest.
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ISBN 9781408857311 (paperback)
Author Tempest, Kate author.
Title The bricks that built the houses / Kate Tempest.
Publisher/Date United Kingdom.
London Bloomsbury, 2016.
©2016
Pagination etc. 399 pages ; 22 cm.
Summary Note It gets into your bones. You don't even realise it, until you're driving through it, watching all the things you've always known and leaving them behind. Young Londoners Becky, Harry and Leon are leaving town in a fourth-hand Ford Cortina with a suitcase full of money. They are running from jealous boyfriends, dead-end jobs, violent maniacs and disgruntled drug dealers, in the hope of escaping the restless tedium of life in south-east London - the place they have always called home. As the story moves back in time, to before they had to leave, we see them torn between confidence and self-loathing, between loneliness and desire, between desperate ambition and the terrifying prospect of getting nothing done.
Subject Domestic fiction
Psychological fiction
City and town life -- England -- London -- Fiction
Conduct of life -- Fiction
England -- London
London (England) -- Fiction
Domestic fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Added Author Tempest, Kate
Shelf Location F TEMP
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