Jane is in love with Henry, but won't say so. Henry is in love with Jane but marries her sister, Francesca. The girls' father, John, is secretly gay, and Mrs. Thatcher can't see she's finished. This novel describes politics, manners and the resulting violence.

Genre: General Fiction

Used availability for Philip Hensher's Kitchen Venom

Hardback Editions

1605 : UK Hardback
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Title: Kitchen Venom
Author(s): Philip Hensher
ISBN: 0-241-13579-6 / 978-0-241-13579-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton
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Paperback Editions

April 2003 : UK Paperback
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Title: KITCHEN VENOM
Author(s): Philip Hensher
ISBN: 0-00-715242-6 / 978-0-00-715242-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Flamingo
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February 1997 : UK Paperback
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Title: Kitchen Venom
Author(s): Philip Hensher
ISBN: 0-14-025109-X / 978-0-14-025109-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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