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From the widely acclaimed author ofThe North Water comes an epic story of revenge and obsession set in 19th century Manchester

The Abstaineris truly terrific – a can't-put-down book. It's no less than a tight 'n spare 'n suspense-fillednoirnovel, masterfully set in 1860s Britain and America. And like all superb historical novels, it seems as modern and as contemporary as
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    Ian McGuire is the author of The North Water published by Henry Holt in March 2016. Ian grew up in East Yorkshire, and studied at the University of Manchester in England and the University of Virginia in the United States. He is the co-founder and co-director of the University of Manchester's Centre for New Writing. He has published short stories in The Paris Review, The Chicago Review and ...more
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