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  • Published: 1 March 2006
  • ISBN: 9780099479796
  • Imprint: Vintage
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256
  • RRP: $19.99

Hot Water Man



'Original, perceptive and very entertaining' - Alison Lurie, Spectator

Fresh from London, Christine and Donald Manley have come to the alien swelter of Karachi: Christine to conceive a child, Donald to sell the Pill for a pharmaceutical company. Among the ex-pats already there is straight-talking Duke Hanson, whose all-American values cannot prevent him falling, then sinking, helplessly in love with a sophisticated Pakistani girl. In the ensuing tangle of Anglo-Oriental relations, the strangest things for those who have come out East are revealed in the very people with whom they arrived...

  • Published: 1 March 2006
  • ISBN: 9780099479796
  • Imprint: Vintage
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256
  • RRP: $19.99

About the author

Deborah Moggach

Deborah Moggach is the author of many successful novels including Tulip Fever and The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, which was made into a top-grossing film starring Judi Dench, Bill Nighy and Maggie Smith. Her screenplays include the film of Pride and Prejudice, which was nominated for a BAFTA. She lives in Wales.

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Praise for Hot Water Man

Wincingly funny...a tragic-comedy of manners and errors

Daily Mail

Entertaining, subtle and intelligent

Sunday Telegraph

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