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Wish You Were Here

Wish You Were Here (Paperback)

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Time Out Novel of the Year 'Astonishingly moving' Sunday Express On an autumn day in 2006, on the Isle of Wight, Jack Luxton -- former Devon farmer, now proprietor of a seaside caravan park -- receives the news that his brother Tom, not seen for years, has been killed in Iraq. For Jack and his wife Ellie this will have a potentially catastrophic impact and compel Jack to make a crucial journey: to receive his brother's remains, but also to return to the land of his past and confront his most secret, troubling memories. Building to a fiercely suspenseful climax, Wish You Were Here is a hauntingly compassionate story that allows us to feel the stuff of headlines as heart-wrenching personal truth. 'Profound and powerful ...an unputdownable read' Scotland on Sunday 'A wonderful writer' Daily Telegraph

Fiction & PoetryModern & contemporary fiction post c 1945 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publication Date: 01/03/2012 ISBN-13: 9780330535847  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Graham Swift was born in 1949 and is the author of eight acclaimed novels and a collection of short stories; his most recent work is Making an Elephant, a book of essays, portraits, poetry and reflections on his life in writing. With Waterland he won the Guardian Fiction Prize (1983), and with Last Orders the Booker Prize (1996). Both novels have since been made into films. Graham Swift's work has appeared in over thirty languages.

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