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Descrizione dell’editore

A brilliant, emotionally-wrenching novel from the bestselling author of Atonement, now a major film starring Emma Thompson and Stanley Tucci

Fiona Maye, a leading High Court judge, renowned for her fierce intelligence and sensitivity is called on to try an urgent case. For religious reasons, a seventeen-year-old boy is refusing the medical treatment that could save his life. Time is running out.

She visits the boy in hospital – an encounter which stirs long-buried feelings in her and powerful new emotions in the boy. But it is Fiona who must ultimately decide whether he lives or dies and her judgement will have momentous consequences for them both.

‘Compulsively readable’ The Times

‘A powerful, humane novel’ Evening Standard

GENERE
Fiction e letteratura
PUBBLICATO
2014
2 settembre
LINGUA
EN
Inglese
PAGINE
224
EDITORE
Random House
DIMENSIONE
573.3
KB

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