Josh Lawton

Josh Lawton

Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 01/03/1989
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'With this novel, Melvyn Bragg has established his place in English letters to the extent that his Cumbria is as potent a literary region as Hardy's Wessex, Lawrence's Midlands and Housman's Shropshire' New StatesmanAt once a love story and a portrayal of innocence brutally curtailed, Josh Lawton charts the rites of passage of a young Cumbrian farm worker and keen fell runner - an exceptionally good man whose very integrity proves his undoing.'Every scene is clear, every character immediately recognisable . . . brilliant'Daily Telegraph'The book is exciting . . . a pleasure to be remembered' Financial Times

  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • ISBN: 9780340494806
  • Number of pages: 224
  • Weight: 165g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 130 x 26 mm

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