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The History of Us

(2016)
A novel by

 
 
Liverpool, 1985: Kathleen, Adam and Jocelyn are three teenage friends who bond over an unconventional nativity play. They all have ambitions; they all have dreams. Adam wants to be a writer, Jocelyn wants to sing and Kathleen - well, she wants to be an embalmer.

London, 2015: Kathleen is a borderline alcoholic, Adam is holding on to a shocking secret and Jocelyn is dead. How did having the world at their feet turn into having the weight of it on their shoulders?

Genre: General Fiction

Praise for this book

"Harvey makes me SCREAM." - Caitlin Moran


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September 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: The History of Us
Author(s): Jonathan Harvey
ISBN: 1-4472-9820-9 / 978-1-4472-9820-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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June 2017 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The History of Us
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June 2017 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The History of Us
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June 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The History of Us
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April 2017 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The History of US
Author(s): Jonathan Harvey
ISBN: 1-5100-6246-7 / 978-1-5100-6246-7 (UK edition)
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Kindle Editions

September 2016 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The History of Us
Author(s): Jonathan Harvey
Publisher: Pan
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