The Perfect Stranger

by P J Kavanagh

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Memoir

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9781910463291

Published by September Publishing

Published May 2016

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The Perfect Stranger was first published in the ’60s and since then has continued to find a select group of passionate admirers. Evocative and engaging, and ultimately deeply emotional, The Perfect Stranger is the story of a soldier, a poet and a husband. The author describes it as the story of a rescue -of a young man who emerges from the bleak playing fields of school onto the battlefields of Korea, from the heady chaos of Barcelona into an intense and tragic relationship with a girl called Sally Lehmann.

Brutally sad, sharp and wise, this is a classic of the genre.

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