The Codes of Love (Paperback)
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Paperback 272 Pages / Published: 04/03/2021
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Ryan and Emily appear to have it all, successful jobs, a beautiful house and the secret to a happy marriage. A secret that involves certain 'rules'. Beneath the surface trouble is brewing in the shape of Ada. Whimsical, free spirted and beholden to no-one, she represents the freedom Emily's been striving for and the escape that Ryan didn't know he wanted. As they are separately (and secretly) drawn to her, things start to unravel. The 'rules' are still the rules, to be taken seriously, not to be broken....

Publisher: Muswell Press
ISBN: 9781916360242
Number of pages: 272
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
'A fascinating exploration of love, relationships, and human frailty. Original, smart and compelling'. Will Dean. 'A tense and sharply observed portrait of love and obsession' Daily Mail. 'Keeps you reading late into the night. A gripping modern tale of love and marriage' Sophie Ward. 'Persaud's sharp and seductive prose enthralls' Sophie Hannah

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“Intelligent and beautifully written”

An intelligent and original take on relationships. Some beautiful landscapes and intriguing plot. Not a clichéd version of the genre but very likeable and intriguing, knotty characters relaying joy and pain.

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“A breathtakingly assures debut”

The Codes of Love is Hannah Persaud’s debut novel but it feels as though she’s been on the bestseller lists for a while, such is the confidence with which she tells this story of Emily, her husband Ryan and the... More

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“A fabulously fascinating voyeuristic look at a marriage”

What a fabulously fascinating voyeuristic look at a marriage. I thought this was such an accomplished debut novel.

The Codes of Love are the rules of an open marriage. One of the rules marks the start of every... More

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