Persistent Rumours

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Milkweed Editions, Feb 1, 1998 - Fiction - 294 pages
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Haunted all his life by an ominous childhood mystery, James Oakley returns to his birthplace on an island off the coast of India to find the truth he fears but longs to know about the death of his young mother

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

This latest offering from British author Langley (From the Broken Tree, 1978, etc.) again straddles the boundaries of pulp and serious fiction. An exotic landscape helps keep the book interesting on ... Read full review

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Set in the Andaman Islands, 700 miles off the coast of India, this is the tale of a man coming to terms with his mother's death. Haunted by nightmares of his mother, "a woman with pale hair, who wore ... Read full review


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