Another World

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Product Number: Z13937
Released: Dec 28, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501987588
Narrator/s: Steven Crossley
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Booker Prize-winning author Pat Barker is one of Britain's most powerful contemporary novelists. This eerie story of a troubled family in the north of England lets you experience the full force of Barker's original talent. Filled with startling images and incisive character studies, Another World reveals an uncanny reality where emotions and events from the past resurface in the present. Nick, his pregnant wife, their unruly toddler, and angry stepchildren have just moved into a Gothic manor in a rough part of Newcastle. Working unhappily together to fix up their living room, they discover an alarming portrait of a Victorian family beneath the old wallpaper. As the sins of that family seep into their lives, Nick must tend to his dying grandfather, who is dealing with his own past failures. Barker skillfully weaves these dark threads together until unspeakable violence seems ready to explode from every scene. Narrator Steven Crossley's mesmerizing performance highlights the novel's haunting quality and the intriguing questions it raises about part, present, and memory.

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Author(s): Pat Barker

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Product Number: BX00069114
Product Number:C1239
Product Number:Z13937

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Author(s): Pat Barker
Narrator(s): Steven Crossley
Product Number C1239
Released: Jul 27, 2000
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780788747519
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Author(s): Pat Barker
Product Number EB00103581
Released: Oct 28, 2013
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
ISBN: #9781429927734

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