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    • ISBN:9781444768435
    • Publication date:04 Jul 2013

Man, Woman and Child

By Erich Segal

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From the author of LOVE STORY comes an unforgettable story of love: the drama of a father and the son he never knew . . . and a marriage that must stand the greatest test of all.

Bob and Sheila Beckwith had everything: rewarding careers, two wonderful daughters, and a perfect marriage . . . almost perfect. For what Sheila didn't know was that Bob had once been unfaithful - only once, ten years ago during a business trip to France. What Bob didn't know was that his brief affair had produced a son. Now a tragic accident - and one fateful phone call - will change Bob and Sheila's life forever . . .

Biographical Notes

Erich Segal was born in Brooklyn in 1937 and graduated from Harvard with a B.A. in 1958, followed by a Masters and a Doctorate. He first made his name as an academic writer in the field of classical literature before moving on to write the book that made him famous - LOVE STORY, which published in 1970 and went on to sell over 21 million copies worldwide - and seven other romantic bestsellers. In 1998 he was awarded the Legion d'Honneur from the French government. He was married and had two children. Erich Segal died in London in 2010.

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  • ISBN: 9781444768428
  • Publication date: 20 Jun 2013
  • Page count: 224
  • Imprint: Hodder Paperbacks
Tugs at our emotions . . . unblushingly sentimental — Cosmopolitan
Gentle, sentimental and genuinely touching, Segal's new novel possesses many of the qualities LOVE STORY had. — Publishers Weekly
Warm, sentimental and charged with true parental emotion . . . It will give a great many readers much pleasure by tugging at their heart strings with that most human of emotions - the relationships between parents and between parents and children — John Barkham Reviews
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