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Valley of Decision

3.83  ·  Rating details ·  6 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
"Mr. Middleton's knowledge of music is impressive, and his descriptions of the quartet at work will inform and delight chamber music lovers."--Ellen Hunnicutt, New York Times Book Review
Hardcover, 214 pages
Published April 21st 1998 by New Amsterdam Books (first published January 1st 1985)
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Feb 06, 2009 rated it really liked it
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no fireworks ever from Mr Middleton, but a nicely paced, middle aged sort of book about music and teachers living in the (UK) Midlands. Lots of dialogue accurate but mundane perhaps, but I liked it.
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Beautifully written, if rather 70s ish, about a musical couple's marriage
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Stanley Middleton wrote 45 novels, including 1974's Booker Prize-winner Holiday. A Cautious Approach was his last novel.
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