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The New World by Sir Andrew Motion
  

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On to the shores of Texas a raging sea coughs up two castaways: Jim and Natty, shipwrecked on their way home from Treasure Island. The Nightingale sunk, their silver gone, captured, weak and afraid, the pair steal a treasure they should have left well alone...

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Synopsis

The New World by Sir Andrew Motion

The adventure of the New World lies in wait...


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Reviews

'I love The New World... I look forward, hopefully, to more.' -- John Sutherland The Times

'It's written with such gusto and passion that it's impossible not to enjoy it.' Irish Independent

'Motion paints an alluring portrait of a land that is in turns bountiful and beautiful, barren and savage.' -- Lucy Scholes Independent

'Motion's narrative is both more lyrical and more gruesome than Robert Louis Stevenson's.' Mail on Sunday

'Motion has fashioned an exciting narrative that fans of the original will welcome.' Good Book Guide

About the Author

Andrew Motion is the former Poet Laureate, co-founded the Poetry Archive and was knighted for his services to literature in 2009. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and lives in London.

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Book Info

Publication date

8th October 2015

Author

Sir Andrew Motion

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Publisher

Vintage an imprint of Vintage Publishing

Format

Paperback
368 pages

Categories

Literary Fiction
Historical Fiction
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780099583783

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