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  • Published: 6 November 2014
  • ISBN: 9781409031635
  • Imprint: Transworld Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 352
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Crooked Heart

'My book of the year' Jojo Moyes




From the bestselling author of Old Baggage, longlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, 2015.

'Tender, humane, funny, comforting and touching. Escapism in the best possible way. I loved it.' Marian Keyes'Dazzling . . . a miniature masterpiece.' The Guardian'Prepare to be charmed, amused and moved . . . A complete delight.' Mail on Sunday___When Noel Bostock - aged ten, no family - is evacuated from London to escape the Blitz, he winds up in St Albans with Vera Sedge - thiry-six, drowning in debts. Always desperate for money, she's unscrupulous about how she gets it.The war's thrown up all manner of new opportunities but what Vee needs is a cool head and the ability to make a plan. On her own, Vee's a disaster. With Noel, she's a team.Together they cook up an idea. But there are plenty of other people making money out of the war and some of them are dangerous. Noel may have been moved to safety, but he isn't actually safe at all . . .___Readers are falling in love with Vee and Noel.***** 'Lissa Evans has created a treasure.'***** 'The pages fly through the fingers. Crooked Heart is an absolute delight.' ***** 'The characters are so vibrant, so lifelike and so damn funny.' ___Lissa Evans' new book V For Victory featuring Noel and Vee is available to pre-order now.

  • Published: 6 November 2014
  • ISBN: 9781409031635
  • Imprint: Transworld Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 352
Categories:

About the author

Lissa Evans

Lissa Evans has written books for both adults and children, including Their Finest Hour and a Half, longlisted for the Orange Prize, Small Change for Stuart, shortlisted for many awards including the Carnegie Medal and the Costa Book Awards and Crooked Heart, longlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction.

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