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The Great Lover

Jill Dawson, Patience Tomlinson (Read by), William Rycroft (Read by)

Compact Disc

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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (6/1/2010)
Compact Disc (7/1/2009)
Analog Audio Cassette (7/1/2009)

June 2010 Indie Next List

“In 1909, Nell Golightly is a young maid in the employ of Rupert Brooke's mother. Alternating between the voices of Nell and Rupert, Jill Dawson (a poet herself) brings Rupert Brooke to life in this striking and affecting novel of the poet as a young man. This moving story sparked my interest Brooke's poetry as well as my interest in his short life and tragic death.”
— Tova Beiser, Brown University Bookstore, Providence, RI
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An imaginative, fascinating novel about the poet Rupert Brooke, showing the complex man behind the romantic image as it tells a poignant story of love and loss.

Isis, 9780753142028, 2pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2009