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My Dirty Little Book of Stolen Time

(2006)
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A thrillingly imagined rollercoaster of a novel bursting with sex, time travel, and true love.

Charlotte Schleswig, the delightful narrator of Liz Jensen's latest novel, supports herself and the lumpen Fru Schleswig (who may or may not be her mother) as a prostitute in 1890s Copenhagen. While she is no small success at the trade, she leaps at a new job opportunity for herself and Fru Schleswig, as cleaning ladies for the wealthy widow Krak. But mysteries abound at Fru Krak's dark old mansion. The basement appears to be haunted, townspeople claim to have seen the dead Professor Krak walking the streets as a ghost, and there are stories of desperate souls who paid the professor a visit and never emerged. In fact, as Charlotte will discover, there is a simple explanation for all this: the basement is home to a time machine. When their cunning investigations land them in trouble, Charlotte and Fru Schleswig find themselves catapulted through time and space to modern-day London, and there their adventures truly begin.

With the minxy, intrepid Charlotte, Liz Jensen introduces a heroine every bit as memorable as Louis Drax. And with My Dirty Little Book of Stolen Time, she delivers yet another outlandishly entertaining novel, in which the seemingly insurmountable obstacle of spacetime proves no match for human ingenuity and earthly passion.


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Hardback Editions

July 2006 : USA Hardback
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Title: My Dirty Little Book of Stolen Time: A Novel
Author(s): Liz Jensen
ISBN: 1-59691-188-3 / 978-1-59691-188-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
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June 2006 : UK Hardback
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Title: My Dirty Little Book of Stolen Time
Author(s): Liz Jensen
ISBN: 0-7475-8418-4 / 978-0-7475-8418-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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Paperback Editions

June 2007 : UK Paperback
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Title: My Dirty Little Book of Stolen Time
Author(s): Liz Jensen
ISBN: 0-7475-8593-8 / 978-0-7475-8593-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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Audio Editions

December 2007 : UK Audio CD
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Title: My Dirty Little Book of Stolen Time (unabridged audio book)
Author(s): Liz Jensen, narrated by Rachel Bavidge
ISBN: 1-4074-1364-3 / 978-1-4074-1364-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

June 2011 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: My Dirty Little Book of Stolen Time
Author(s): Liz Jensen
Publisher: Bloomsbury Paperbacks
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December 2008 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: My Dirty Little Book of Stolen Time: A Novel
Author(s): Liz Jensen
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA