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Bad Blood: A Memoir

Bad Blood: A Memoir

by Lorna Sage

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Overview

Bestselling author Lorna Sage delivers the tragicomic memoirof her escape from a claustrophobic childhood in post-WWII Britain—and thestory of the weddings and relationships that defined three generations of herfamily—in Bad Blood, an internationalbestseller and the winner of the coveted Whitbread Biography Award. Readers ofbooks like Angela’s Ashes and The Liar’s Club as well as fans ofSage’s own lucid and penetrating writing will be captivated by the book thatthe New York Times Book Review said“fills us with wonder and gratitude. . . . Few literary critics have everwritten anything so memorable.”


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ISBN-13: 9780062080240
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 11/29/2011
Series: P.S. Series
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 770,609
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

An influential literary critic, Lorna Sage was a professor of English at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, England. Her other books include Women in the House of Fiction, The Cambridge Guide to Women’s Writing in English, and a study of the novelist Angela Carter. She died in 2001.

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“Magnificent. . . . A superb memoir of a daughter of the 1950s who got knocked up, but not knocked down.”

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