Your Blue-Eyed Boy A Novel by Helen Dunmore

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Published by Back Bay Books .

Written in English

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  • Thrillers,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9483459M
ISBN 100316197475
ISBN 109780316197472
OCLC/WorldCa41976846

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Your Blue-Eyed Boy is my second novel by Helen Dunmore. I read her book With Your Crooked Heart a couple years back. Dunmore is a poet and although its not always the case, her skill with language translates beautifully to prose.

She creates captivating and complicated characters, with interior lives that are filled with wreckage and hope/5. In “Your Blue-Eyed Boy” author Helen Dunmore tells the Your Blue-Eyed Boy book of a district court judge in the English justice system who is caught up in struggles centering mainly on /5(39).

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"Your Blue-Eyed Boy" is a novel about time lost. You cannot regain the features of the body you once had, every single cell of your flesh underwent many a transformation, and more to /5(5).

Your Blue-Eyed Boy by Helen Dunmore Book Resume: Simone reluctantly gives up her thriving London legal practice to take a highly paid, but stressful, job as a District Judge. With two small boys, and a husband on the verge of bankruptcy and breakdown, she struggles to maintain a normal family life.

Simone’s private history is about to collide with her public world. Your Blue-eyed Boy is a compelling and passionate psychological thriller. Set in a remote marsh landscape that haunts the imagination, it explore the history which shape us no matter how hard we try to conceal it, weaving together crime, judgement, desire and loss.

Like her other novel TALKING TO THE DEAD (), Helen Dunmore ’s YOUR BLUE-EYED BOY deals with the past. The heroine is Simone, a judge in her forties living in a village on the English coast, and.

This book is on my "controversial books" list, ie books which have a big divergence of opinion in the ratings they have been given. I can see why - it's very well-written and well-crafted, but the subject matter is discomforting and a key event strains credulity, or at Your Blue-Eyed Boy book it does if you ignore the hints scattered through the book that there are times when some people, subconsciously or not /5(6).

In “Your Blue-Eyed Boy” author Helen Dunmore tells the story of a district court judge in the English justice system who is caught up in struggles centering mainly on /5(52). Blue-Eyed Boy is a gripping, occasionally comic account of what it took for an ambitious man, aware of his frightful appearance but hungry for meaning and accomplishment, to master a new craft amid the pitying stares and shocked reactions of many he encountered on a daily basis.

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Your Blue-Eyed Boy by Helen Dunmore About the Book When a letter arrives from the other side of the ocean, Simone, a thirty-eight-year-old judge, suspects that a long-ago lover has targeted her for "the most intimate of crimes," blackmail.

The prospect shatters an already tenuous peace. Your Blue-Eyed Boy - Ebook written by Helen Dunmore. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

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Your Blue-Eyed Boy () With your Crooked Heart () The Siege (, shortlisted for the Whitbread Novel of the Year Award and the Orange Prize ) Mourning Ruby ()Children: Patrick, Tess, Ollie (stepson). Helen Dunmore has published nine novels with Penguin: Zennor in Darkness, which won the McKitterick Prize; Burning Bright; A Spell of Winter, which won the Orange Prize; Talking to the Dead; Your Blue-Eyed Boy; With Your Crooked Heart; The Siege, which was shortlisted for the Whitbread Novel of the Year Award and for the Orange Prize for Fiction ; Mourning Ruby and House of Orphans/5(30).

British Orange Prize—winning novelist Dunmore adds to a reputation for psychologically complex and brilliantly nuanced thrillers (Your Blue-Eyed Boy, ; Talking to The Dead, ) with this tale of two brothers, one driven to succeed, the other to fail, and of the woman whose affections they shared and the daughter who looked to them all for love.

Read "Your Blue-Eyed Boy" by Helen Dunmore available from Rakuten Kobo. A heart-stopping novel from the WINNER OF THE COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR 5/5.

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—Mark Lindquist, New York Times Book Review "Graceful and intelligent The atmosphere Dunmore creates is so rich that it makes Your Blue-Eyed Boy well worth reading." —Laurie Muchnick, Newsday "intriguing thriller It has a chilling sense of creepiness that will subtly entice and disarm you." —Kathleen Jacobs, Redbook —.

Your Blue-Eyed Boy is bestselling author Helen Dunmore's fifth novel. 'There are things you should know about blackmail ' At thirty-eight Simone has responsibilities: she's a district judge with two small boys and a husband on the verge of bankruptcy and breakdown. "Immensely entertaining a helluva plot, and a wonderful twist." —Benjamin Whitmer, author of Pike and Cry FatherAndy Saunders knows how to survive.

He survived all alone in Los Angeles as a teenager, and he survived in foreign combat zones as a. helen dunmore has a lovely way of writing, her narrative is sensual, and really draws you in. but, in "your blue-eyed boy" the plot, which builds and layers very well, falls short about three quarters into the book/5(34).

The sad eeriness of The Greatcoat, the pain (and that last line) of The Lie, the fear and violence underneath Your Blue-eyed Boy, the tension of Talking to the Dead - wonderful books which I.

''Your Blue-Eyed Boy,'' although seemingly meant to be a novel of suspense, is actually a meditation on the past and loss and how we cope with who we become.

Helen Dunmore (whose previous novel was the well-received ''Talking to the Dead'') writes gracefully and has an excellent sense of place, but overloads her story with peripheral detail. Get this from a library. Your blue-eyed boy: a novel.

[Helen Dunmore] -- A woman judge in England receives a letter from an American she knew 20 years earlier with pictures of them making love and announcing his visit.

The woman, now married with children, must decide. Your Blue-eyed Boy by Helen Dunmore,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Get this from a library.

Your blue-eyed boy. [Helen Dunmore] -- Simone, a woman who is struggling to deal with a difficult present - a move to the country, a new job as a district judge, a husband on the brink of a breakdown and already bankrupt, two small boys.

Part 5 of your blue-eyed boys; Part 1 of (even if i could) make a deal with god [your blue-eyed boys related short-fic] Language: English Words: 0 Chapters: 1/1 Comments: 47 Kudos: Bookmarks: 2.

Your Blue-Eyed Boy is bestselling author Helen Dunmore's fifth novel. 'There are things you should know about blackmail ' At thirty-eight Simone has responsibilities: she's a district judge with two small boys and a husband on the verge of.

Your Blue-Eyed Boy: A Novel by Helen Dunmore. Little Brown & Company, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

As I started this book I sensed muted whimpering about life’s injustices and past behavior. In “Your Blue-Eyed Boy” author Helen Dunmore tells the story of a district court judge in the English justice system who is caught up in struggles centering mainly on her husband’s inability to handle finances/5(52).

A heart-stopping novel from the WINNER OF THE COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR 'A brilliantly plotted thrilling fable unravelling dark, sad secrets' Mail on Sunday'There are things you should know about blackmail 'At thirty-eight Simone has responsibilities: she's a district judge with two small boy.

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Your Blue-Eyed Boy: A Novel. Average rating: out of 5 stars, based on 5 reviews 5 reviews. Helen Dunmore. Walmart # $ $ 62 $ $ List Was $ $ This book is on my "controversial books" list, ie books which have a big divergence of opinion in the ratings they have been given.

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Thomas Grey, Hester Grant. His last book, Blue-Eyed Boy: A Memoir, found Timberg, at 70, facing his past, and it is so tragic and horrific—words he’d hate to hear used to describe him—that I now understood why he. Author of Your blue-eyed boy, With your crooked heart, The Siege, Zillah and Me, A spell of winter, Talking to the dead, Brother Brother, Sister Sister, Zennor in Darkness.

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