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Becoming Strangers

(2004)
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Awards
2004 Betty Trask Award for Best First Novel
2004 Booker Prize (longlist)

Jan and Annemieke are going on their last holiday together, their love dissolving in middle age. Thirty years their senior, Dorothy and George are on one of their first. When these four people meet on an island in the Caribbean, they find more than an escape from their daily existence. They discover that it's not too late to save the rest of their lives.


Genre: Literary Fiction

Praise for this book

"I didn't know whether to laugh or cry. In the end, I was so uplifted, I did both." - Julie Myerson


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