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The Pure Gold Baby

(2013)
A novel by

 
"Achingly wise . . . Admirers of Marilynne Robinson will find themselves very much at home in this book." - Wall Street Journal

Jessica Speight, an anthropologist in 1960s London, is at the beginning of a promising academic career when an affair leaves her a single mother. Anna is delightful - a pure gold baby. But as it becomes clear that Anna is not a normal child, the book circles questions of responsibility, potential, even age, with Margaret Drabble's characteristic intelligence and wit. Told from the point of view of Jess's fellow mothers, The Pure Gold Baby is a movingly intimate look at the unexpected transformations at the heart of motherhood.

 
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Used availability for Margaret Drabble's The Pure Gold Baby


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Hardback Editions

August 2014 : UK Hardback
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 1-4448-2055-9 / 978-1-4448-2055-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Charnwood
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November 2013 : UK Hardback
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 1-78211-109-3 / 978-1-78211-109-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Canongate Books
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October 2013 : USA Hardback
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 0-544-15890-3 / 978-0-544-15890-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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Paperback Editions

October 2014 : Canada Paperback
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 1-4434-2537-0 / 978-1-4434-2537-7 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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October 2014 : USA Paperback
Title: The Pure Gold Baby: A Novel
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 0-544-22803-0 / 978-0-544-22803-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mariner Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

June 2014 : UK Paperback
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 1-78211-112-3 / 978-1-78211-112-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Canongate Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

November 2013 : UK Paperback
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 1-78211-110-7 / 978-1-78211-110-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
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October 2013 : Canada Paperback
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 1-4434-2536-2 / 978-1-4434-2536-0 (Canada edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Availability: Amazon CA   

2013 : Australia Paperback
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 1-922147-51-6 / 978-1-922147-51-6 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Text Publishing Company
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

June 2014 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 1-4450-4127-8 / 978-1-4450-4127-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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June 2014 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 1-4450-4128-6 / 978-1-4450-4128-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

June 2014 : UK MP3 CD
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 1-4450-4129-4 / 978-1-4450-4129-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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June 2014 : UK Audio edition
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

November 2013 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
Publisher: Canongate Books
Availability: Amazon UK   

October 2013 : Canada Kindle edition
Title: The Pure Gold Baby
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Availability: Amazon CA   

October 2013 : USA Kindle edition
Title: The Pure Gold Baby: A Novel
Author(s): Margaret Drabble
Publisher: Mariner Books
Availability: Amazon   



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