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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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User Review  - ASmithey - LibraryThing

I have such a love/hate relationship with Chris Cleave! I am intrigued with the way he constructs his stories, but I have such a hard time liking any of the characters. Maybe that's what he is going ... Read full review

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User Review  - camharlow2 - LibraryThing

Written after the 9/11 attacks in America and published just before the 7/7 bombings in London, ‘Incendiary’ is an impressive and chilling imagining of how Britain might react to a large-scale bombing ... Read full review

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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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