The Death of the Fronsac

The Death of the Fronsac

Paperback (05 Apr 2018) | English

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Synopsis

A STORY OF SABOTAGE, BETRAYAL AND THE TERRIBLE SADNESS OF EXILE.

'Remarkable'The Times.
'A magnificent novel'The Times.
'Gripping'The Spectator.

Scotland, 1940: The Fronsac, a French warship, blows up in the Firth of Clyde. The disaster is witnessed by three locals. Jackie, a young girl who thinks she caused the explosiong by running away from school. Her mother Helen, a spirited woman married to a dreary young officer; and their lodger, a Polish soldier whose country has just been erased from the map by Hitler and Stalin.

All their lives will be changed by the death of the Fronsac.

About the Publisher

Apollo

Apollo

We are Head of Zeus, an independent publishing house dedicated to new authors, great storytelling and fabulous ideas. Head of Zeus opened for business on 3 January 2012 and we published our first books in July 2012. Our list is a mix of general and literary fiction, genre fiction and non fiction.

Book information

ISBN: 9781786694393
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Imprint: Apollo
Pub date:
DEWEY: 823.92
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 393
Weight: 372g
Height: 130mm
Width: 198mm
Spine width: 25mm