The Turning

Product Number: EB00579245
Released: Sep 29, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780743298773
Publisher: Scribner
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Description

Set on a coastal stretch of Western Australia, Tim Winton's stunning collection of connected stories is about turnings of all kinds-changes of heart, slow awakenings, nasty surprises and accidents, sudden detours, resolves made or broken. Brothers cease speaking to each other, husbands abandon wives and children, grown men are haunted by childhood fears. People struggle against the weight of their own history and try to reconcile themselves to their place in the world. With extraordinary insight and tenderness, Winton explores the demons and frailties of ordinary people whose lives are not what they had hoped.

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Author(s): Tim Winton
Original Publish Date: Oct 10, 2006

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Author(s): Tim Winton
Narrator(s): Humphrey Bower
Product Number BN2456
Released: Jul 01, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
ISBN: #9781743114919

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