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From the winner of the Man Booker Prize. One of the most-loved and biggest-selling literary novels in Australian history.

From the winner of the Man Booker Prize. One of the most-loved and biggest-selling literary novels in Australian history.

In the winter of 1954, in a construction camp in the remote Tasmanian highlands, when Sonja Buloh was three years old and her father was drinking too much, Sonja’s mother walked into a blizzard never to return.

Some thirty-five years later, when Sonja visits Tasmania and her drunkard father, the shadows of the past begin to intrude ever more forcefully into the present – changing forever his living death and her ordered life.

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  • Paperback

    9780143790778

    March 19, 2018

    Penguin

    448 pages

    RRP $19.99

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  • Paperback

    9781742755083

    February 1, 2012

    Vintage Australia

    448 pages

    RRP $14.99

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    • Amazon
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    • Booktopia
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    • Readings
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  • EBook

    9781742756103

    December 1, 2011

    Random House Australia

    448 pages

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