The Light Between Oceans

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Transworld, Apr 26, 2012 - Fiction - 464 pages
205 Reviews

2.3 million copies sold
A MAJOR FILM STARRING MICHAEL FASSBENDER and ALICIA VIKANDER - COMING THIS AUTUMN

The New York Times bestseller
A Richard and Judy bookclub favourite
Goodreads historical category winner

'Extraordinary and heartrending' MARKUS ZUSAK, author of The Book Thief

A boat washes up on the shore of a remote lighthouse keeper's island. It holds a dead man - and a crying baby. The only two islanders, Tom and his wife Izzy, are about to make a devastating decision.
They break the rules and follow their hearts. What happens next will break yours.

'A moving tale ...prepare to weep' New York Times

'Unforgettable' Guardian

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User Review  - micahmom2002 - LibraryThing

Takes place in 1920's Australia. A lightkeeper and his wife live alone on an island and a dead man and infant in a boat wash ashore after a storm. The decisions they make on how to deal with the ... Read full review

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The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman 343 pages ★★★★ Taking place mostly in the 1920s, this novel frequently surrounds a young couple named Tom and Isabelle. They haven’t had the easiest of ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

M.L. STEDMAN was born and raised in Western Australia and now lives in London. The Light Between Oceans is her first novel. An award-winning international bestseller, the book has already sold over two million copies in around 40 languages. It has recently been made into a Dreamworks film starring Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander, produced by Heyday Films.

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