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Birdsong

Ebook edition released 29/01/2015

by Sebastian Faulks

Modern and Contemporary Fiction Historical fiction eBooks of the Month Literary Fiction

LoveReading Expert Review of Birdsong

Editor's Comments:

Since its publication in 1993 Birdsong has established itself as one of the most important novels of recent years. A novel that brings alive the horrors of war and the redemptive power of love there are few books that have moved people as much as Birdsong or that continue to have such resonance years after publication.

Recently voted one of the fifteen Vintage Future Classics (one of the books that readers across the country thought that we will still be reading in 100 years time) Birdsong is at times moving, emotional, horrifying and enchanting but above all else it is a truly wonderful read.

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Birdsong Synopsis

Published to international critical and popular acclaim, this intensely romantic yet stunningly realistic novel spans three generations and the unimaginable gulf between the First World War and the present. As the young Englishman Stephen Wraysford passes through a tempestuous love affair with Isabelle Azaire in France and enters the dark, surreal world beneath the trenches of No Man's Land, Sebastian Faulks creates a world of fiction that is as tragic as A Farewell to Arms and as sensuous as The English Patient. Crafted from the ruins of war and the indestructibility of love, Birdsong is a novel that will be read and marveled at for years to come.

About This Edition

ISBN: 9785905891557
Publication date: 29th January 2015
Author: Sebastian Faulks
Publisher: Sindbad
Format: Ebook
Primary Genre Modern and Contemporary Fiction
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