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If I descibe the cover, can you tell me the title?

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wheresclaire Thu 23-Jul-09 23:48:32

I remember a book being besides my Mum's bed when i was a young teen. She would never let me read it because it was too grown up. Thing is, she has been gone a while, and I would really like to read it as it was one of her favorites. Ok, see if this rings any bells.
A woman is standing naked in the sea with her back to the camera. She is holding a machine gun over her head. I think she is looking at a desert island.
It was the late 1980's.

kathyis6incheshigh Thu 23-Jul-09 23:50:47

Savages by Shirley Conran

kathyis6incheshigh Thu 23-Jul-09 23:51:58


wheresclaire Thu 23-Jul-09 23:53:09

Oh my oh my thats it! Off to the library tomorrow! Thanks x

hereidrawtheline Thu 23-Jul-09 23:53:59

vivid memories like that are great arent they. I'm glad someone was able to tell you.

kathyis6incheshigh Thu 23-Jul-09 23:55:06


wheresclaire Thu 23-Jul-09 23:56:57

I just hope its as rude as I have built it up to be in my mind!!!

kathyis6incheshigh Thu 23-Jul-09 23:58:54

Bit gory IIRC - not quite the same as Lace!

Ponders Thu 23-Jul-09 23:58:57

blimey, kathy! 2 minutes 15 seconds??? it must have made a big impression on both of you grin

kathyis6incheshigh Fri 24-Jul-09 00:00:45

There are currently 10000000 posters on MN; someone was bound to know!

Ponders Fri 24-Jul-09 00:24:08

You are too modest, kathy (you obv have total recall of all 1980s potboilers wink)

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