Love Like Hate Adore

Love Like Hate Adore

Book - 1997
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From the author of SKY and FRANCEY, a novel which charts what happens when someone who is known and trusted is accused of rape.
Publisher: London : MacMillan, 1997.
ISBN: 9780333637043
0333637046
Branch Call Number: FIC Purce
Characteristics: 483 pages ; 23 cm

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Dec 10, 2012

This novel by the Irish journalist, Deirdre Purcell, tells the story of a woman who has had a difficult life. She is one of five children, all with different fathers, whose mother dies from drug-related causes. She raises her baby brother. The bulk of the novel tells of their lives when he, aged 19, is convicted of rape. While it was a fast read for the first 400 pages, the last fifth of the book was incomprehensible and full of contradictions. What does the author think about rape? What does she think about the damage done by journalists to this family?

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