Shylock Is My Name

  • Howard Jacobson

  • ISBN: 9781444829624

£21.99

With an absent wife and a daughter going off the rails - carried away by the excitement of Manchester high society, and into the arms of a footballer notorious for...

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With an absent wife and a daughter going off the rails - carried away by the excitement of Manchester high society, and into the arms of a footballer notorious for giving a Nazi salute on the field - wealthy Jewish art collector and philanthropist Simon Strulovitch is in need of someone to talk to. So when he meets Shylock at a cemetery in Cheshire's Golden Triangle, he invites him back to his house. It's the beginning of a remarkable friendship. Elsewhere in the Golden Triangle, the rich, manipulative Plurabelle is the face of her own TV series, existing in a bubble of plastic surgery and lavish parties. She shares prejudices and a barbed sense of humour with her loyal friend D'Anton, whose attempts to play Cupid involve Strulovitch's daughter - and put a pound of flesh on the line...
Shylock Is My Name by Howard Jacobson, narrated by n/a

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ISBN(s)
Large Print Hardback: 9781444829624
(01 Sep 2016)

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