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The gloaming

Melanie Finn

The gloaming

a novel

by Melanie Finn

  • 95 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atonement,
  • Divorced women,
  • Fiction,
  • Traffic accidents,
  • Blessing and cursing

  • About the Edition

    Pilgrim Jones" husband has just left her for another woman, stranding her in a small Swiss town where she is one day involved in a tragic accident. Overcome with guilt, she alights for Africa, befriending a series of locals, each with their own tragic past and each isolated in their own way. Mysteriously, one day a witch doctor"s curse is carried into town, setting everyone in the remote Tanzanian outpost on edge. Pilgrim can"t shake the feeling she"s being followed.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Melanie Finn
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3606.I557 G56 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination308 pages
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27218428M
    ISBN 101937512479
    ISBN 109781937512477
    OCLC/WorldCa938997126

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