Book Book by Fiona Farrell
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Book Book
By Fiona Farrell

Book Book

By (author) See other recent books by Fiona Farrell
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $29.95
Your Price: $26.96 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.35 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 7-10 days, Not for Xmas



Book Book by Fiona Farrell

Book Awards

  • Shortlisted for Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Fiction Category 2005.
  • Shortlisted for Nielsen BookData New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2005.

Book Description

An evocative and moving mix of memoir and fiction from an award-winning novelist. As war is waged in the Middle East, a woman in New Zealand has her nose in a book. Kate is immersed in other battles, engrossed in eyewitness accounts of an earlier war in ancient Persia. She has grown up, left her Otago home and returned, and in all these years books have shaped her life and made sense of the world - offering mystery and solace, entertainment and enlightenment. From The Little Red Hen to Owls Do Cry, from T.S. Eliot to Aphra Behn, this frequently funny, always original novel is another extraordinary offering from the author of The Hopeful Traveller.

Buy Book Book book by Fiona Farrell from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781869416195
ISBN-10: 1869416198
Format: Paperback
(210mm x 131mm x 28mm)
Pages: 368
Imprint: Vintage New Zealand
Publisher: Random House New Zealand Ltd
Publish Date: 3-Sep-2004
Country of Publication: New Zealand

Books By Author Fiona Farrell


Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Book Book book by Fiona Farrell and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Fiona Farrell

Born in Oamaru and educated at Otago and Toronto, Fiona Farrell has been writing since the 1980s. To date she has published two books of poetry, two collections of short stories and three novels. Her novel The Skinny Louie Book won the New Zealand Book Award for Fiction in 1992, and she has won many other awards, including the Bruce Mason Award for Playwrights and the Katherine Mansfield Fellowship in Menton.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Fiona Farrell close
Skinny Louie Book (Penguin Award Winning Classics) by Fiona Farrell
Villa at the Edge of the Empire by Fiona Farrell
Limestone by Fiona Farrell
Six Clever Girls Who Became Famous Women by Fiona Farrell
Skinny Louie Book by Fiona Farrell
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close