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    Publisher: Canongate

    The Kiln

    £9.99
    The sequel to the Whitbread Prize-winning Docherty
    ISBN: 9781782111900
    AuthorWilliam McIlvanney
    Pub Date14/02/2005
    BindingPaperback
    Pages288
    Availability: Out of stock, available to order

    Tom Docherty was seventeen in the summer of 1955. With school behind him and a summer job at a brick works, Tom had his whole life before him. Years later, alone in a rented flat in Edinburgh and lost in memories, Tom recalls the intellectual and sexual awakening of his youth. In looking back, Tom discovers that only by understanding where he comes from can he make sense of his life as it is now.

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    Tom Docherty was seventeen in the summer of 1955. With school behind him and a summer job at a brick works, Tom had his whole life before him. Years later, alone in a rented flat in Edinburgh and lost in memories, Tom recalls the intellectual and sexual awakening of his youth. In looking back, Tom discovers that only by understanding where he comes from can he make sense of his life as it is now.