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    Publisher: Canongate

    Pereira Maintains

    £8.99
    The much lauded modern classic and international bestseller, introduced by Mohsin Hamid
    ISBN: 9781782116318
    AuthorAntonio Tabucchi
    Pub Date06/08/2015
    BindingPaperback
    Pages208
    Availability: Available to Order

    THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER INTRODUCED BY MOHSIN HAMID

    'The most impressive novel I've read for years' PHILIP PULLMAN
    'Stunning' DIANA ATHILL

    In the sweltering summer of 1938, with Lisbon in the grip of Portugal's fascist dictatorship, out of nowhere a young man arrives on an elderly widower's doorstep. Lonely and overweight, Dr Pereira lives a quiet, monotonous existence. But when the charismatic Monteiro Rossi bursts into his life, everything changes. Seeing in him the son he never had, Pereira strikes up an unlikely alliance that will result in his political awakening and a devastating act of rebellion. This is his testimony.

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    THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER INTRODUCED BY MOHSIN HAMID

    'The most impressive novel I've read for years' PHILIP PULLMAN
    'Stunning' DIANA ATHILL

    In the sweltering summer of 1938, with Lisbon in the grip of Portugal's fascist dictatorship, out of nowhere a young man arrives on an elderly widower's doorstep. Lonely and overweight, Dr Pereira lives a quiet, monotonous existence. But when the charismatic Monteiro Rossi bursts into his life, everything changes. Seeing in him the son he never had, Pereira strikes up an unlikely alliance that will result in his political awakening and a devastating act of rebellion. This is his testimony.