Incendiary

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Aug 16, 2005 - Fiction - 320 pages
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When a massive suicide bomb explodes at a London soccer match a woman loses both her four-year-old son and her husband. But the bombing is only the beginning. In a voice alive with grief, compassion, and startling humor, Incendiary is a stunning debut of one ordinary life blown apart by terror.


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Great writing, compelling story. - Goodreads
Difficult to read but absolutely excellent. - Goodreads
he's not too keen on happy endings thats for sure - Goodreads
Heart breaking but a total page turner. - Goodreads
Character development is great. - Goodreads
But the ending made you feel awful. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Jim M - Goodreads

A woman deals with the loss of her husband and son after a suicide bomb explodes at a football match. Read full review

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User Review  - Staceyj - Goodreads

This book does not need to be read while around others. It leaves you with your mouth gaping open looking like a fool because you're shocked at what you are reading. The narrator was real, raw, and to the point. You could feel her pain. Left me breathless at times. Read full review

About the author (2005)

Chris Cleave took a degree at Oxford and worked for The Daily Telegraph. He lives in Surrey with his wife and son.


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