My Policeman
  • Author : Bethan Roberts
  • Release Date : 02 February 2012
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 356
  • ISBN 13 : 9781448130986
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Book Description: Discover the exquisitely told tragic tale of thwarted love behind the major new film adaptation starring Harry Styles. It is in 1950s' Brighton that Marion first catches sight of the handsome and enigmatic Tom. He teaches her to swim in the shadow of the pier and Marion is smitten - determined her love will be enough for them both. A few years later in Brighton Museum Patrick meets Tom. Patrick is besotted with Tom and opens his eyes to a glamorous, sophisticated new world. Tom is their policeman, and in this age it is safer for him to marry Marion. The two lovers must share him, until one of them breaks and three lives are destroyed. 'A sensitive, sweeping novel' VOGUE 'A moving story of longing and frustration' OBSERVER 'Tense, romantic, smart...I loved it. Devoured it!' RUSSELL T. DAVIES 'A powerful story of love, shame and jealousy' GQ

My Policeman

My Policeman

Author : Bethan Roberts
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Fiction
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Discover the exquisitely told tragic tale of thwarted love behind the major new film adaptation starring Harry Styles. It is in 1950s' Brighton that Marion first catches sight of the handsome and enigmatic Tom. He teaches her to swim in the shadow of the pier and Marion is smitten - ...

My Policeman

My Policeman

Author : Bethan Roberts
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Domestic fiction
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The book takes inspiration from E M Forster and the writer's long-term relationship with Bob Buckingham and his wife. The novel is set in late 1950s Brighton and unfolds through the twin narratives of Marion and Patrick, who write about the man at the centre of both their lives....

My Policeman

My Policeman

Author : Bethan Roberts
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Fiction
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The book takes inspiration from E M Forster and the writer's long-term relationship with Bob Buckingham and his wife. The novel is set in late 1950s Brighton and unfolds through the twin narratives of Marion and Patrick, who write about the man at the centre of both their lives....

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