Published July 2001
by J V Pubns .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||120|
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How It All Began Penelope Lively, Penguin Group USA pp. ISBN Summary When Charlotte Rainsford, a retired schoolteacher, is accosted by a petty thief on a London street, the consequences ripple across the lives of acquaintances and strangers alike. In Penelope Lively’s “How It All Began” the mugging of an elderly woman sets off a chain of events that disrupts the dreams and ambitions of numerous people. By the end of the book this. Reading Group Guide. INTRODUCTION “Our life,” says Anton, an Eastern European immigrant to contemporary London in Penelope Lively’s How It All Began, “is very much accident” (67 in the finished book).. Anton’s observation might serve as an epigraph for Lively’s novel, a richly conceived and exquisitely written book that is all about the haphazardness—and the tiny miracles /5(39). About How It All Began. A vibrant new novel from Penelope Lively—a wry, wise story about the surprising ways lives intersect Look out for Penelope Lively’s new book, The Purple Swamp Hen and Other Stories. When Charlotte Rainsford, a retired schoolteacher, is accosted by a petty thief on a London street, the consequences ripple across the lives of acquaintances and strangers alike.
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