How to Paint a Dead Man
By (author) Sarah J. E. Hall
Normal Price: $19.29
Your Price: $17.36 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $1.93! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.87 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 10-12 days
How to Paint a Dead Man by Sarah J. E. Hall
Book DescriptionThis is a Booker-longlisted novel of art, absence, loss and passion, from Britain's most exciting contemporary writer. In 1960s Italy, a dying artist - a recluse, and an enigma to strangers and loved ones alike - begins his last painting. In Cumbria thirty years later, a landscape artist - and admirer of the Italian painter - finds himself trapped in the extreme terrain that has made him famous. And in present-day London, his daughter, an art curator struggling with sudden grief while planning an exhibition about the lives of the twentieth-century European masters, is drawn into a world of darkness and sexual abandon.
Buy How to Paint a Dead Man book by Sarah J. E. Hall from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780571224906
Classification: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Format: Paperback (198mm x 126mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Faber & Faber Fiction
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Publish Date: 4-Mar-2010
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Customers who bought this also bought...
You might also like...
Sudden Light by Garth Stein
A ghost story and a coming-of-age novel from the author of the global bestseller The Art of Racing in the Rain
Caterva by Juan Filloy
Originally published in Spanish by Impr. Ferrari Hermanos, 1937.
Boo by Neil Smith
When Oliver 'Boo' Dalrymple wakes up in heaven, the eighth-grade science geek thinks he died of a heart defect at his school. But soon after arriving in this hereafter reserved for dead thirteen-year-olds, Boo discovers he's a 'gommer', a kid who was murdered. What's more, his killer may also be in heaven.
Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth» View more books like these...
Offers a love story as well as the tale of a country awakening from long years of colonial rule. This title is about Lata, and of her mother's exacting attempts to find her the perfect husband. It also recounts India's troubles shaping its own destiny as the country marches towards its first great General Election.
Books By Author Sarah J. E. Hall
Wolf Border, Paperback (March 2015)
For almost a decade Rachel Caine has turned her back on home, kept distant by family disputes and her work monitoring wolves on an Idaho reservation. But now, summoned by the eccentric Earl of Annerdale and his controversial scheme to reintroduce the Grey Wolf to the English countryside, she is back in the peat and wet light of the Lake District.
Revenge of the Lawn, Paperback (September 2014)
Contains 62 stories that set mainly in Tacoma, Washington (where the author grew up) and in the flower-powered San Francisco of the late fifties and early sixties.
Mrs Fox, Paperback (April 2014)View all books by Sarah J. E. Hall
She is smart and successful; he adores his beautiful, unknowable wife. But the illusion of domestic bliss is laid bare when she undergoes an extraordinary physical transformation before his eyes, and he is left to salvage what he can from the wreckage of their shared life.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about How to Paint a Dead Man book by Sarah J. E. Hall and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Sarah J. E. Hall
Sarah Hall was born in Cumbria in 1974 and now lives and works there. Her first novel, Haweswater, was published by Faber in 2002. Her second, The Electric Michelangelo, was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize in 2004. In 2007 Sarah won the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2015. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
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.