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Earthly Possessions
by Anne Tyler

RRP €12.80

Earthly Possessions
by Author Name Anne Tyler

Book details for title
List Price:12.80
Format: Paperback, 198 x 129 x 14mm, 208pp
Publication date: 07 Aug 1997
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN-13: 9780099463702

Description

For thirty-five year old Charlotte Emory, leaving her husband seems to offer the only way out from the mundaneness of every day life's earthly possessions and emotional complications. In the bank, she withdraws enough money to escape a life and a marriage gone sour. But Charlotte is about to escape in a way she never expected, as a young bank robber takes her hostage, and they head south for Florida in a stolen car.

Reviews

"My favourite writer, and the best line-and-length novelist in the world, is Anne Tyler... Brilliant, funny, sad and sensitive" -- Nick Hornby Independent on Sunday "Funny and moving" The Times "A skilful novel by a writer in full flight from the obvious" Observer "Wickedly good" -- John Updike