A Partisan's Daughter

Author(s): Louis De Bernieres
Original Publish Date: Oct 07, 2008
Product Number: EB00169780
Released: Dec 30, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307270320
Publisher: Vintage
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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.

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Author(s): Louis De Bernieres
Narrator(s): Sian Thomas, Jeff Rawle
Product Number Z100026847
Released: Oct 07, 2008
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Books on Tape
ISBN: #9781415954454