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A Whole Life

A Whole Life

Heart-rending and heart-warming . . . for all its gentleness, a very powerful novel' Jim CraceAndreas lives his whole life in the Austrian Alps, where he arrives as a young boy taken in by a farming family. He is a man of very few words and so, when he falls in love with Marie, he doesn't ask for her hand ...

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The Tobacconist

The Tobacconist

From the bestselling author of A WHOLE LIFE. Young Franz has moved to Vienna to be apprentice to the elderly tobacconist Otto, supplying the great and good of the city. Among the regulars is Professor Freud, and a bond is forged between him and young Franz. But this is Europe of 1937 and in a matter of months the lives ...

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The Tobacconist

The Tobacconist

When seventeen-year-old Franz leaves his rural home to take a job as a Viennese tobacconist's apprentice, his initial homesickness soon fades amidst the fascinations of the city. Among the shop's regular customers is a Professor Freud, whose predilection for cigars and occasional willingness to dispense romantic advice will forge a bond between him and young Franz.It is 1937. In a ...

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The Tobacconist

The Tobacconist

Tender and elegiac . . . Devastating . . . Complex, ambitious and moving' Times Literary Supplement'Essential reading for the early years of the twenty-first century' Scotland on Sunday'Told with a dry wit that enhances, rather than disguises, the sadness of its story, The Tobacconist is a touching miniature of an ordinary life irrevocably altered by the larger forces of ...

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