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Where My Heart Used to Beat

CD-Audio edition released 10/09/2015

by Sebastian Faulks

Modern and Contemporary Fiction eBooks of the Month Literary Fiction

Where My Heart Used to Beat Synopsis

On a small island off the south coast of France, Robert Hendricks, an English doctor who has seen the best and the worst the twentieth century had to offer, is forced to confront the events that made up his life. His host, and antagonist, is Alexander Pereira, a man whose time is running out, but who seems to know more about his guest than Hendricks himself does. The search for sanity takes us through the war in Italy in 1944, a passionate love that seems to hold out hope, the great days of idealistic work in the 1960s and finally - unforgettably - back into the trenches of the Western Front. The recurring themes of Sebastian Faulks's fiction are brought together with a new stylistic brilliance as the novel casts a long, baleful light over the century we have left behind but may never fully understand. Daring, ambitious and in the end profoundly moving, this is Faulks's most remarkable book yet.

About This Edition

ISBN: 9781846574306
Publication date: 10th September 2015
Author: Sebastian Faulks
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: CD-Audio
Primary Genre Modern and Contemporary Fiction
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About Sebastian Faulks

Sebastian Faulks was born in April 1953. Before becoming a full-time writer in 1991, he worked as a journalist. Sebastian Faulks's books include A Possible Life, Human Traces, On Green Dolphin Street, Engleby, Birdsong, A Week in December and Where My Heart Used to Beat.

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