The Lie (Hardback)
  • The Lie (Hardback)
zoom

The Lie (Hardback)

(author)
£14.99
Hardback 304 Pages / Published: 16/01/2014
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
Set during and just after the First World War, The Lie is an enthralling, heart-wrenching novel of love, memory and devastating loss by one of the UK's most acclaimed storytellers. Cornwall, 1920, early spring. A young man stands on a headland, looking out to sea. He is back from the war, homeless and without family. Behind him lie the mud, barbed-wire entanglements and terror of the trenches. Behind him is also the most intense relationship of his life. Daniel has survived, but the horror and passion of the past seem more real than the quiet fields around him. He is about to step into the unknown. But will he ever be able to escape the terrible, unforeseen consequences of a lie?

Publisher: Cornerstone
ISBN: 9780091953928
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 435 g
Dimensions: 221 x 138 x 28 mm

You may also be interested in...

The Vanishing Half
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
The Midnight Library
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Shuggie Bain
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Where the Crawdads Sing
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Exciting Times
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Hamnet
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
The Law of Innocence
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Small Pleasures
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
The Thursday Murder Club
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Shuggie Bain
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
The Dinner Guest
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Utopia Avenue
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
The Bell Jar
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.99
Paperback
The Strawberry Thief
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
The Priory of the Orange Tree
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Home Stretch
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback

“Poetic and Emotive”

The release of this book to coincide with the Centenary of The First World War makes it seem more heart rending and poignant. Daniel has returned home to Cornwall in 1920 after surviving the trenches and the horrors... More

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 91

“very enjoyable”

The Lie is a really good book set in the immediate period just after the first world war. The main character is Daniel who has returned home to Cornwall after being on the front line. The story takes us through how he... More

Hardback edition
Helpful? Upvote 91

“A page turner”

Really enjoyed this book, set in and after Workd War 1 it jumps back and forwards leaving the reader wanting to find out exactly what happened. Some of the themes are implied rather than being explained but this does... More

Hardback edition
Helpful? Upvote 66

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.