Midwinter

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Author(s): Fiona Melrose
Genre: Language Arts
Awards:2017-Fiction-Longlist-Women's Prize for Fiction
Imprint: Clipper Audio
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Audio (7.58 hours)
Product Number: Z13097
Released: Jun 01, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501953880
Narrator/s: Peter Noble
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Father and Son, Landyn and Vale Midwinter, are men of the land. Suffolk farmers. Times are hard and they struggle to sustain their property, their livelihood and their heritage in the face of competition from big business. But an even bigger, more brutal fight is brewing: a fight between each other, about the horrible death of Cecelia, beloved wife and mother, in Zambia ten years earlier. A past they have both refused to confront until now. Over the course of a particularly mauling Suffolk winter, Landyn and Vale grapple with their memories and their pain, raking over what remains of their fragile family unit, constantly at odds and under threat of falling apart forever. While Vale makes increasingly desperate decisions, Landyn retreats, finding solace in the land, his animals - and a fox who haunts the farm and seems to bring with her both comfort and protection. Alive to language and nature, Midwinter is a novel about guilt, blame and lost opportunities. Ultimately it is a story about love and the lengths we will go to find our way home.

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Midwinter
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Product Number:CP0347
Product Number:Z13097

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Author(s): Fiona Melrose
Narrator(s): Peter Noble
Genre: Language Arts
Product Number CP0347
Released: May 24, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501953941

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