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PRINTED MATL
Author Tearne, Roma, author
Title Brixton Beach / Roma Tearne
Published London : Aardvark Bureau, an imprint of Gallic Books, 2018
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 Rodman Main Adult Fiction  Tearne, R    AVAILABLE
Edition Aardvark Bureau edition
Descript 429 pages ; 20 cm
Content text txt
Media unmediated n
Carrier volume nc
Note First published by HarperPress, 2009
Summary "When family tragedy strikes, Alice Fonseka, the dreamy, artistic child of a Singhalese mother and Tamil father, leaves the beautiful island of Sri Lanka. Unable to bear the injustice of what has happened, her family heads for England. There, in a totally foreign environment, Alice builds a life for herself and finds outlets for her art. But she remains restless, haunted by memories of the past, and, even in London, the threat of violence is never far away."--Page 4 of cover
Subject Sri Lankans -- England -- Fiction
Sinhalese (Sri Lankan people) -- Migrations -- Fiction
Tamil (Indic people) -- Migrations -- Fiction
Victims of terrorism -- Fiction
Women artists -- Fiction
England -- Fiction
Sri Lanka -- History -- Civil War, 1983-2009 -- Fiction
Psychological fiction
Genre Bildungsromans.
ISBN 9781910709474 (sc)
1910709476 (sc)

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