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Between Falling and Walking

ByArno Bohlmeijer

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Can a child be bought? Helen’s adolescent kids wish to move out as soon as possible. There’s Jim, the natural athlete, and Romy, lead singer of The Wise Girls. For fulfilment Helen wants a new child but her husband is unwilling, which leads her to find the perfect sperm donor in a special spa. From day one, baby Doneus seems to have extraordinary maturity and stands out as different from those around him. Praise for the Author Publishers Weekly: ‘Readers will be relishing the subtle beauty of the author’s prose.’ Royal Court Theatre: ‘Flair and control, tension and energy, as well as poeticism.’ Kirkus Review: ‘Perceptive and engrossing.’ BBC: ‘Consistently original and intriguing. Strongly atmospheric, a talent for dialogue, evocative imagery...’

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Publication Date
Aug 4, 2013
Language
English
ISBN
9781907133725
Category
Fiction
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Arno Bohlmeijer

Specifications

Pages
142
Binding
Paperback
Interior Color
Black & White
Dimensions
US Trade (6 x 9 in / 152 x 229 mm)

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