by Margot Livesey

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Margot Livesey's early novel Criminals is the story of adult brother and sister Ewan and Mollie and their decision to rescue an abandoned child. But is the child being rescued by these two, or abducted? Where is the line between moral and criminal behavior? Livesey paints a thrilling and devastating portrait of two people blinded by need and the desire for betterment.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312424695
Publisher: Picador
Publication date: 10/01/2005
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 907,793
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.64(d)

About the Author

Margot Livesey is the author of several novels, including Homework and Eva Moves the Furniture, as well as the story collection Learning By Heart. Born in Scotland, she lives in Boston, Massachusetts, where she is the writer in residence at Emerson College.


Boston, Massachusetts

Date of Birth:

July 24, 1953

Place of Birth:

Perth, Scotland


B.A. in English and philosophy from the University of York, England

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