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- DescriptionWhen she was nine years old, Melody Browne's house burned down, taking every toy, every photograph, every item of clothing and old Christmas card with it. But t only did the fire destroy all her possessions, it took with it all her memories - Melody Browne can remember thing before her ninth birthday. Now in her early thirties, Melody lives in a council flat in the middle of London with her seventeen-year-old son. She hasn't seen her parents since she left home at fifteen, but Melody doesn't mind, she's better off on her own. She's made a good life for herself and her son and she likes it that way. Until one night something extraordinary happens. Whilst attending a hyptist show with her first date in years she faints - and when she comes round she starts to remember. At first her memories mean thing to her but then slowly, day by day, she begins to piece together the real story of her childhood. Her journey takes her to the seaside town of Broadstairs, to oddly familiar houses in London backstreets and to meetings with strangers who love her like their own. But with every mystery she solves ather one materialises, with every question she answers ather appears. And Melody begins to wonder if she'll ever kw the truth about her past...
- Author BiographyLisa Jewell was born and raised in north London, where she lives with her husband and two daughters. Her first novel, Ralph's Party, was the bestselling debut of 1999. She is also the author of Thirtynothing, One-Hit Wonder, Vince & Joy, A Friend of the Family, 31 Dream Street, The Truth About Melody Browne and, most recently, After the Party, all of which have been Sunday Times bestsellers. To find out more more about the author visit her website at www.lisa-jewell.co.uk.
- Author(s)Lisa Jewell
- Date of Publication09/04/2009
- SubjectGeneral & Literary Fiction
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- Out-of-print date15/09/2015
- Weight445 g
- Width154 mm
- Height235 mm
- Spine25 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (UK)
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