Jumping the Queue

Jumping the Queue

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Recently widowed, Matilda Poliport’s meticulously planned bid for graceful oblivion is foiled. Later she foils the suicide attempt of another lost soul, Hugh, on the run from the police, and life begins again for them both. But life also throws up nasty secrets and awkward questions, both from Matilda’s past and her present.

Matilda Poliport, recently widowed and largely estranged from her four adult children, has decided to End It All. But her meticulously planned bid for graceful oblivion is interrupted when she foils the suicide bid of another lost soul - Hugh Warner, on the run from the police - and life begins again for them both.

Publisher: London: Vintage Books, 2006, c1983
Description: 202 p. ; 20 cm
ISBN: 9780099499152
Branch Call Number: Wesl


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