A Father's Affair

A Father's Affair

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Overview

What happens to the father of a 13-year-old son, when he discovers that he has been infertile all his life? That intriguing question is the starting point of A Father's Affair. On his quest to discover the biological father of his son, the protagonist, Armin Minderhout, takes the reader on an extraordinary journey, one in which he is forced to reconsider everything he has ever believed in. With the page-turning suspense of a 'whodunnit', A Father's Affair probes the eternal question of how well we know the ones we love.
Touching, at times extremely funny and erotically playful, it is a story of universal appeal - a stylish, acutely insightful and utterly captivating read.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781841954097
Publisher: Canongate Books
Publication date: 06/26/2003
Edition description: Main
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 5.08(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.51(d)

About the Author

KAREL VAN LOON is the author of two bestselling novels and a collection of stories based on his travels which was shortlisted for the ECI prize. He travelled widely as a freelance journalist and television programme maker. He died in 2005.

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A Father's Affair 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is a reader's novel. It is superbly written, engaging, and very informative. I enjoyed every second of it. The story touched my heart and I felt a reader's connection with the main character. There is so much more that I could say but I'd rather not babble. This book is worth way more than the money that I paid for it. It will stay with me for a long time.