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Raking the Ashes

Raking the Ashes

(2005)
(A book in the Anne Fine's Adult Novels series)
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Lovers, colleagues, family - Tilly has always been brilliant at pushing people in and out of her life exactly as it suits her. Then along comes Geoffrey, gentle, compassionate, generous to a fault, with his miserable little children and his manipulative ex-wife Tilly's own expertise in the arts of deception and avoidance should be enough to make sure she's always one step ahead of Geoffrey's shitty, crumbling family. But time and again she finds herself staying, brought down by their cowardly backsliding and their barefaced lies How has she managed to stay so long in a relationship she knows perfectly well has to be doomed? More importantly, how can Tilly plan her permanent escape? Anne Fine's sixth novel is a coruscating comedy written with her trademark wit, insight and grimly dark humour about the ties that bind more savagely than any other - those of families

 
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Hardback Editions

September 2005 : UK Hardback
Title: Raking the Ashes
Author(s): Anne Fine
ISBN: 0-7531-7403-0 / 978-0-7531-7403-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Isis
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April 2005 : USA Hardback
Title: Raking the Ashes
Author(s): Anne Fine
ISBN: 0-593-05412-1 / 978-0-593-05412-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Press
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Paperback Editions

November 2016 : UK Paperback
Title: Raking The Ashes
Author(s): Anne Fine
ISBN: 1-78416-228-0 / 978-1-78416-228-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Black Swan
Availability: Amazon UK   

June 2006 : UK Paperback
Title: Raking The Ashes
Author(s): Anne Fine
ISBN: 0-552-77285-2 / 978-0-552-77285-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Black Swan
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April 2006 : UK Paperback
Title: Raking the Ashes (Isis General Fiction)
Author(s): Anne Fine
ISBN: 0-7531-7404-9 / 978-0-7531-7404-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Paperbacks
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Audio Editions

September 2005 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: Raking the Ashes (Unabridged)
Author(s): Anne Fine
ISBN: 0-7531-2151-4 / 978-0-7531-2151-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
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Kindle Editions

August 2010 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Raking The Ashes
Author(s): Anne Fine
Publisher: Transworld Digital
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