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The Pursuit of Happiness

(2001)
A novel by

 
 
A great tragic love story, a tale of divided loyalties and decisive moral choices.Manhattan, Thanksgiving eve, 1945. The war was over and Eric Smythe's party was in full swing. All his clever Greenwich Village friends were there. So too was his sister Sara, an independent, canny young woman, starting to make her way in the big city. And then in walked a gatecrasher, Jack Malone, a U.S. Army journalist just back from a defeated Germany, a man whose world-view did not tally with that of Eric and his friends. This chance meeting between Sara and Jack would have profound consequences

Genre: Literary Fiction

Praise for this book

"A compulsive read." - Kate Atkinson


Used availability for Douglas Kennedy's The Pursuit of Happiness

Hardback Editions

April 2001 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Pursuit of Happiness
Author(s): Douglas Kennedy
ISBN: 0-09-179437-4 / 978-0-09-179437-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hutchinson
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Paperback Editions

October 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Pursuit of Happiness: A Novel
Author(s): Douglas Kennedy
ISBN: 1-4391-9912-4 / 978-1-4391-9912-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Atria Books
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July 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Pursuit of Happiness
Author(s): Douglas Kennedy
ISBN: 0-09-950554-1 / 978-0-09-950554-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd
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May 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Pursuit Of Happiness
Author(s): Douglas Kennedy
ISBN: 0-09-943984-0 / 978-0-09-943984-4 (UK edition)
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June 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Pursuit Of Happiness
Author(s): Douglas Kennedy
ISBN: 0-09-941537-2 / 978-0-09-941537-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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April 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Pursuit Of Happiness
Author(s): Douglas Kennedy
ISBN: 0-09-179364-5 / 978-0-09-179364-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hutchinson
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April 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Pursuit of Happiness
Author(s): Douglas Kennedy
ISBN: 0-09-179343-2 / 978-0-09-179343-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hutchinson
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Kindle Editions

June 2010 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: The Pursuit of Happiness: A Novel
Author(s): Douglas Kennedy
Publisher: Atria Books
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September 2008 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Pursuit Of Happiness
Author(s): Douglas Kennedy
Publisher: Cornerstone Digital
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