Being Dead

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    'An extraordinarily moving love story' Observer A couple lie naked in the dunes at Baritone Bay, at the spot where, almost thirty years before, they had first had sex as students. Nostalgia has sent Celice and Joseph back to their singing stretch of coast, but in the seeming calm of the afternoon they meet a brutal and unexpected fate -- one which will still their bodies but not their love, and certainly not their story. 'A work of near-genius' Literary Review 'A swirling symphonic celebration of the glory of the natural world' The Times 'Intensely imagined and deeply felt' Hilary Mantel, Sunday Times 'One of the most haunting books I read this year' Carol Shields, Guardian 'Magnificent' Sunday Telegraph 'Astonishing' Daily Telegraph Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award

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    Number of Pages: 224
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780330516792
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    Listed in: Modern & contemporary fiction
    Publisher: PICADOR

    Books by Jim Crace

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