A Partisan's Daughter

by de Bernieres, Louis
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ISBN: 9780307389145
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England, late 1970s. Forty-something Chris is trapped in a loveless, sexless marriage. Roza, in her twenties, the daughter of one of Tito's partisans, has only recently moved to London from Yugoslavia. One evening, Chris mistakes her for a prostitute and propositions her. Instead of being offended, she gets into his car. Over the next months Roza tells Chris stories of her past. She's a fast-talking, wily Scheherazade, saving her own life as she retells it-and Chris is rapt. This deeply moving novel of their unlikely love is also a brilliantly subtle commentary on the seductive power of storytelling.
  • Format: TradePaperback
  • Author: de Bernieres, Louis
  • ISBN: 9780307389145
  • Condition: Used
  • Dimensions: 7.90 x 0.60
  • Number Of Pages: 193
  • Publication Year: 2009

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