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The Casual Vacancy

The Casual Vacancy

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Language English
Binding Paperback
Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
About the Book: The Casual Vacancy The first adult novel by J.K. Rowling, now in paperback. When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock. Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, but what lies behind the pretty facade is a town at war. Rich at war with poor, teenagers at war with their parents, wives at war with their husbands, teachers at war with their pupils. . . Pagford is not what it first seems. And the empty seat left by Barry on the parish council soon becomes the catalyst for the biggest war the town has yet seen. Who will triumph in an election fraught with passion, duplicity and unexpected revelations? A big novel about a small town, The Casual Vacancy is J.K. Rowlings first novel for adults. It is the work of a storyteller like no other. About the Author: J K Rowling J.K. Rowling is the author of the bestselling Harry Potter series of seven books, published between 1997 and 2007, wh ... See more
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