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CD - unabridged
(10 CDs)
Product Number: CX3256
Released: 01 Dec, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780008148362
Narrator(s): Jilly Bond
Publisher: W F Howes
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British lawyer Paula Shackleton is mourning a lost love when a man accosts her over breakfast. Winston Peabody represents the African state of North Darrar, embroiled in a border arbitration case with its giant neighbour. He needs help with the hearings in The Hague, Paula needs to forget the past. She flies to the state’s capital determined to lose herself in work, but soon discovers that even jobs taken with the purest intentions can involve moral compromise.

Author(s): Michela Wrong
Original Publish Date: 01 Dec, 2015

Professional reviews

"A compelling courtroom drama and a gritty, aromatic evocation of place, inspired by recent events from a British writer with nearly two decades of experience in Africa Praise for the author: ‘An exceptionally talented writer’ GUARDIAN 'This is wonderful, readable and illuminating... Michela Wrong is an enormously talented writer' NEW STATESMAN"

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