Corner Shop

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There are only two tragedies in life. One is not getting your hearts desire - and the other? Getting it. Fourteen-year-old Lucky Khalil is passionate about three things: football, Star Wars and Portia, the girl who works in his grandfathers corner shop. In that order. While Lucky pursues his girl and his dreams of one day scoring for England, his mother Delphine, the woman who seems to have everything, fantasizes about rediscovering the freedom of her youth. But rekindling a relationship with her father-in-law Zaki is only going to end in disaster ...And, as they move closer to their dreams, do they risk losing sight of whats really important? Praise for Bitter Sweets - A charming read, hugely enjoyable, brilliantly plotted ...wears its multiculturalism lightly - Jackie Kay, Chair of the Orange Award for New Writers, 2007. Witty, thought-provoking, sad and uplifting - Sunday Telegraph.

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There are only two tragedies in life. One is not getting your hearts desire - and the other? Getting it. Fourteen-year-old Lucky Khalil is passionate about three things: football, Star Wars and Portia, the girl who works in his grandfathers corner shop. In that order. While Lucky pursues his girl and his dreams of one day scoring for England, his mother Delphine, the woman who seems to have everything, fantasizes about rediscovering the freedom of her youth. But rekindling a relationship with her father-in-law Zaki is only going to end in disaster ...And, as they move closer to their dreams, do they risk losing sight of whats really important? Praise for Bitter Sweets - A charming read, hugely enjoyable, brilliantly plotted ...wears its multiculturalism lightly - Jackie Kay, Chair of the Orange Award for New Writers, 2007. Witty, thought-provoking, sad and uplifting - Sunday Telegraph.
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Title Corner Shop Height
Roopa Farooki Width
ISBN-13 9780330455947 Binding Hardcover
ISBN-10 #033045594X Spine Width
Publisher Macmillan Publishers India Ltd Pages 355
Edition 2010 Availability Out Of Stock

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