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Crimson Petal & the White, Faber,  Michel
Crimson Petal & the White
Michel Faber

Paperback $22.99 - A&U Canongate
Fiction - Published: 27/Jun/2011 - ISBN: 9780857860019

A new edition of Michel Faber's bestselling blockbuster - tying into a fabulous TV adaptation Published to international acclaim in 2002, The Crimson Petal and the White introduces us to Sugar, an alluring nineteen-year-old whore in the brothel of the terrifying Mrs Castaway. Sugar yearns for a better life - and her ascent through the strata of 1870s London society offers us intimacy with a host of loveable, maddening and superbly realised characters...Gripping from the first page, this immense novel is an intoxicating and deeply satisfying read - not only a wonderful story but the creation of an entire, extraordinary world.

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