Minecraft Adventures B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | August 28, 2015

    Sara Jaffe: IMG Summer Friction



    I was crying or almost crying for most of Fun Home: The Musical — I already loved Alison Bechdel's graphic novel, and I've always been a... Continue »
    1. $10.47 Sale Trade Paper add to wish list

      Dryland

      Sara Jaffe 9781941040133

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$8.50
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Literature- A to Z

Riders

by

Riders Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Paperback edition of this Booker Shortlisted title by the Australian born author of "Cloudstreet" and "Blood and Water". After making their way around most of Europe, Scully and his wife, Jennifer, decide to buy a dilapidated cottage in Ireland. While Scully labours to make it habitable, his wife and daughter are in Australia tying up loose ends. When he arrives at the airport to pick them up only his small daughter gets off the plane. So begins their journey across Europe in search of the wife Scully comes to realise he did not really know. "Tim Winton's raw and vibrant language makes the senses jump... It is concentrated, passionate and full of desperation...invigorating writing."

Synopsis:

Fred Scully has decided to leave Australia to carve a new life for himself and his young family in Ireland. He labours alone to make their dilapidated cottage habitable, but when he arrives at the airport to pick up his wife and child, only his small daughter steps off the plane. So begins Scully's desperate odyssey across Europe, searching for the one person he thought he'd never lose.

'A brilliant reflection on the instability of personality and memory' Daily Telegraph

'Makes the senses jump. Concentrated, passionate, invigorating' Independent

Product Details

ISBN:
9780330339421
Author:
WINTON, TIM
Publisher:
Libri
Location:
N
Copyright:
Edition Description:
NEW ED
Publication Date:
19960209
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
195 x 130 in.

Other books you might like

  1. Jump Off Creek Used Trade Paper $5.95
  2. The Blue Flower
    Used Trade Paper $4.95
  3. Chez Panisse Menu Cookbook Used Trade Paper $9.95
  4. Father and Son
    Used Trade Paper $5.50
  5. The God of Small Things
    Used Hardcover $4.95
  6. Music for torching Used Book Club Paperback $4.95

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

Riders Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$8.50 In Stock
Product details 384 pages PAN BOOKS LTD (ENGLAND) - English 9780330339421 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Fred Scully has decided to leave Australia to carve a new life for himself and his young family in Ireland. He labours alone to make their dilapidated cottage habitable, but when he arrives at the airport to pick up his wife and child, only his small daughter steps off the plane. So begins Scully's desperate odyssey across Europe, searching for the one person he thought he'd never lose.

'A brilliant reflection on the instability of personality and memory' Daily Telegraph

'Makes the senses jump. Concentrated, passionate, invigorating' Independent

spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

       
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.