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Sorrell and Son (1925)

by Warwick Deeping

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Spans two decades as it tells the story of Captain Sorrell returning home after the First World War to face poverty, unemployment, his wife's desertion & the need to educate his son.
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I read this original edition(it was my grandparents) as a young teenager and it made a huge impression on me. I need to find a copy (may still be in my loft) and read it, hopefully enjoying it again.
  scubasue59 | Feb 5, 2012 |
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Sorrell was trying to fasten the straps of the little brown portmanteau, but since the portmanteau was old and also very full, he had to deal with it tenderly.
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Spans two decades as it tells the story of Captain Sorrell returning home after the First World War to face poverty, unemployment, his wife's desertion & the need to educate his son.

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