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A Long Way From Home

by Peter Carey

Modern and Classic Literary Fiction

A Long Way From Home Synopsis

Irene Bobs loves fast driving. Her husband is the best car salesman in rural south eastern Australia. Together with Willie, their lanky navigator, they embark upon the Redex Trial, a brutal race around the continent, over roads no car will ever quite survive.

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ISBN: 9780571338832
Publication date: 11/01/2018
Publisher:
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780571338832
Publication date: 11th January 2018
Author: Peter Carey
Publisher:
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 368 pages
Genres: Literary Fiction,
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Peter Carey

Peter Carey was born in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria in 1943. He has published 18 books and been translated into 24 languages. His numerous prize wins include the Man Booker Prize twice, the Commonwealth Writer’s Prize twice and the Miles Franklin Literary Award three times. His novels have sold in excess of one million copies in the UK alone. He has lived in New York for over twenty years.   Author photo © Laura Wilson  

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