The Resource Testament, Kim Sherwood

Testament, Kim Sherwood

Label
Testament
Title
Testament
Statement of responsibility
Kim Sherwood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Of everyone in her complicated family, Eva was closest to her grandfather: a charismatic painter and a keeper of secrets. So when he dies, she's hit by a greater loss of the questions he never answered, and the past he never shared. It's then she finds the letter from the Jewish Museum in Berlin. They have uncovered the testimony he gave after his forced labour service in Hungary, which took him to the death camps and then to England as a refugee. This is how he survived. But there is a deeper story that Eva will unravel of how her grandfather learnt to live afterwards. As she confronts the lies that have haunted her family, their identity shifts and her own takes shape. The testament is in her hands. Kim Sherwood's extraordinary first novel is a powerful statement of intent
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10667184
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sherwood, Kim
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Family secrets
  • Grandparents
Target audience
adult
Label
Testament, Kim Sherwood
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
439 pages
Isbn
9781786488664
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Testament, Kim Sherwood
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
439 pages
Isbn
9781786488664
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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