Some Here Among Us by Peter Walker

Novel About My Wife by Emily Perkins

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Tom Stone, skinnyish, fortyish, English, is madly in love with his wife Ann, an Australian in self-imposed exile in London. Expecting their first child, they buy a semi-derelict house in Hackney. They believe this is their settled future, despite Tom's stalling career and their spiralling money troubles. But soon Ann becomes convinced she's being shadowed by a local homeless man whose presence seems like a terrible omen. As her pregnancy progresses she spends hours cleaning the house and sits up all night talking with a new feverish passion. As their child grows, so too does Tom's sense of an impending, nameless threat. Their home seems beset with vermin, smells and strange noises. On the verge of losing the house, Tom makes a decision that he hopes will save their lives. This 2008 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Trade Paperback is in Very Good condition.

ISBN: 9780747595601 SKU: 1128206 Note: Any image shown is from a stock photo and is not the actual book.