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Ulysses Library Association F ROW (pb) (Text) 30863000204417 Adult Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0316228583 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780316228589 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 503 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Trade pbk. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Little Brown and Co./Back Bay Books, 2013, c2012.

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Originally published in hardcover in 2012.
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When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock. Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, but what lies behind the pretty facade is a town at war. Rich at war with poor, teenagers at war with their parents, wives at war with their husbands, teachers at war with their pupils, Pagford is not what it first seems. And the empty seat left by Barry on the town's council soon becomes the catalyst for the biggest war the town has yet seen. Who will triumph in an election fraught with passion, duplicity and unexpected revelations?
Subject: City council members > Death > Fiction.
Local elections > Fiction.
City and town life > England > Fiction.
England > Fiction.
Country life > England > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Genre: Black humor (Literature)
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