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Out Backward (P.S.)

Out Backward (P.S.) - Ross Raisin Expelled from the school in town after having been accused of attempted rape, Sam Marsdyke keeps to his parents' Yorkshire sheep farm and steers clear of the outside world, that is until fifteen-year-old Josephine moves in next door. What follows is an engrossing tale of obsession with a dark turn, told (brilliantly) through Sam's own Yorkshire dialect and colorful inner life.
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