Pack of Cards

Penelope Lively (Author)
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Description

In Pack of Cards, Penelope Lively introduces the reader to slivers of the everyday world that are not always open to observation, as she delves into the minutiae of her characters' lives. Whether she writes about a widow on a visit to Russia, a small boy's consignment to boarding school, or an agoraphobic housewife, Penelope Lively takes the reader past the closed curtains, through the locked door, into a world that seems at first mundane and then at second glance, proves to be uniquely memorable.

Product Details

Price
$13.00  $11.96
Publisher
Grove Press
Publish Date
March 09, 1999
Pages
336
Dimensions
5.52 X 0.94 X 8.28 inches | 0.83 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780802136244
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About the Author

Penelope Lively is a novelist, short story writer and author of children's books. Her novels have won several literary awards including the Booker Prize for Moon Tiger in 1987, the Carnegie Medal for The Ghost of Thomas Kempe in 1973, and the Whitbread Award for A Stitch in Time in 1976.