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By Jonathan Lee

ISBN-10: 1101873329

ISBN-13: 9781101873328

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ISBN-13: 9781101874592

ISBN-10: 1681680408

ISBN-13: 9781681680408

**Named a top e-book of the yr by means of the New York TimesWall road magazine, Washington submit, San Francisco Chronicle**

“Devastating . . . encouraged . . . We make such a lot of advanced emotional investments within the lives of Lee’s characters that it takes a monk’s restraint to not turn to the very finish of the ebook earlier than you get there.” —Jennifer Senior, New York Times

In September 1984, a bomb used to be planted on the Grand inn within the seashore city of Brighton, England, set to blow up in twenty-four days whilst the British best minister and her complete cupboard will be staying there. High Dive not just takes us within this audacious assassination attempt—a decisive act of violence at the international stage—but additionally imagines its manner right into a crew of unforgettable characters. Nimbly weaving jointly truth and fiction, comedy and tragedy, the tale switches one of the views of Dan, a tender IRA explosives specialist; Moose, a former celebrity athlete long past to seed, who's now the deputy lodge supervisor; and Freya, his teenage daughter, attempting to make a decision what comes after highschool. Over the process an insignificant 4 weeks, because the major minister’s arrival attracts nearer, every one in their lives may be remodeled ceaselessly.  

A daring, astonishingly intimate novel of laughter and heartbreak, High Dive is a relocating portrait of clashing loyalties, guilt and remorse, and the way contributors turn into the grist of history.

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