The Comet Seekers (Hardback)Helen Sedgwick (author)
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Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 544 g
Dimensions: 240 x 162 x 29 mm
"Beautiful, sad, moving, fascinating and original. I loved it." -- Marian Keyes
"A stellar love story" * Glamour, Book of the Year *
"Exquisitely layered, thrilling novel, which leaps across centuries and continents to delve into the role of destiny and the elusiveness of perception and memory." * New York Times *
"Helen Sedgwick has written a first novel of remarkable grace, beauty and insight, in which a careful love of language meets an immense storytelling talent. I was moved and inspired by this book" -- Joseph O'Connor, author of The Star of the Sea
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“Worth the read, but would have worked better as a novella.”
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