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Shtum - Jem Lester
Shtum
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Powerful, darkly funny and heart-breaking, Shtum is a story about fathers and sons, autism, and dysfunctional relationships.Ben Jewell has hit breaking point. His ten-year-old son Jonah has severe autism and Ben and his wife, Emma, are struggling to cope.When Ben and Emma fake a separation - a... show more
Powerful, darkly funny and heart-breaking, Shtum is a story about fathers and sons, autism, and dysfunctional relationships.Ben Jewell has hit breaking point. His ten-year-old son Jonah has severe autism and Ben and his wife, Emma, are struggling to cope.When Ben and Emma fake a separation - a strategic decision to further Jonah's case in an upcoming tribunal - Ben and Jon
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781409162988 (1409162982)
Publisher: Orion
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
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From the comfort of my sofa
From the comfort of my sofa rated it
4.5 Compelling, funny and tragic
This is a really interesting book that is bound to be HUGE when it is released next year. Compelling, funny, tragic, painful, a true emotional roller-coaster. The story is set around three generations of males in a family – Jonah who is profoundly autistic, his father Ben and his grandfather Georg...
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5.0 Review: Shtum by Jem Lester
Published by: Orion (7th April 2016) ISBN-13: 978-1409166511 Source: NetGalley Rating: 5* Synopsis: Ben Jewell has hit breaking point. His ten-year-old son, Jonah, has never spoken. So when Ben and Jonah are forced to move in with Ben's elderly father, three generations of men - one who can'...
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