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High on Life by Katy Watson


High on Life by Katy Watson

Esther has gone cold turkey to try to free herself from her heroin addiction. As we follow Esther's struggle, the story is interspersed with flashbacks to the heady early days of her relationship with a now ex-boyfriend.

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Katy Watson has been a layout artist and sub editor. She now works in TV listings and lives in Brixton with her two cats.

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Publication date

1st March 2002


Katy Watson

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The Women's Press Ltd


218 pages


Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)



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