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Mayflies [electronic resource] : Main
Mayflies [electronic resource] : Main
O'Hagan, Andrew2020
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From the widely renowned author Andrew O'Hagan, a heartbreaking novel of an extraordinary lifelong friendship.Everyone has a Tully Dawson: the friend who defines your life.In the summer of 1986, in a small Scottish town, James and Tully ignite a brilliant friendship based on music, films and the rebel spirit. With school over and the locked world of their fathers before them, they rush towards the climax of their youth: a magical weekend in Manchester, the epicentre of everything that inspires them in working-class Britain. There, against the greatest soundtrack ever recorded, a vow is made: to go at life differently. Thirty years on, half a life away, the phone rings. Tully has news.Mayflies is a memorial to youth's euphorias and to everyday tragedy. A tender goodbye to an old union, it discovers the joy and the costs of love.
Imprint:
[Place of publication not identified] : Faber & Faber, 2020
Collation:
1 online resource (1 text file)
ISBN:
9780571273706
Language:
English
BRN:
3044651
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