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How to Measure a Cow

How to Measure a Cow

(2016)
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Tara Fraser leaves London to start a new life in a Cumbrian town selected at random. She plans to obliterate her past, which contains a shocking event that had serious consequences, by becoming a completely different personality from her previous volatile self. She is going to be quiet, even dull, and very private.

But one of her new neighbours, Nancy, is intrigued by her. She wants to become her friend. Equally determined not to be discarded are three old friends who Tara feels let her down when she most needed them.

Tara fights to keep herself to herself, but can she do it? And does she really want to? Slowly, reluctantly, she discovers the dangers of trying to suppress the past and reject other people.

 
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Used availability for Margaret Forster's How to Measure a Cow


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Hardback Editions

March 2016 : UK Hardback
Title: How to Measure a Cow
Author(s): Margaret Forster
ISBN: 1-78474-066-7 / 978-1-78474-066-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chatto & Windus
Availability: Amazon UK   

Paperback Editions

February 2017 : UK Paperback
Title: How to Measure a Cow
Author(s): Margaret Forster
ISBN: 1-78470-230-7 / 978-1-78470-230-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

March 2016 : UK Kindle edition
Title: How to Measure a Cow
Author(s): Margaret Forster
Publisher: Vintage Digital
Availability: Amazon UK   


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