Summer of Deliverance by Chris Dickey
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Summer of Deliverance
By Chris Dickey

Summer of Deliverance

A Memoir of Father and Son

By (author) See other recent books by Chris Dickey
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $27.49
Your Price: $24.74 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.75! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.24 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days, Not for Xmas



Summer of Deliverance by Chris Dickey

Book Description

Summer of Deliverance is a powerful and moving memoir of anger, love, and reconciliation between a son and his father. Hailed as a literary genius of his generation, James Dickey created his art and lived his life with a ferocious passion. He was a heavy drinker, a destructive husband and father, a poet of grace and sensitivity, and, after the publication and subsequent film of his novel, Deliverance, a wildly popular literary star. Drawing on letters, notebooks, diaries, and his explicit conversations with his father, Christopher Dickey has crafted a superb memoir of the corrosive effects of fame, a moving remembrance of a crisis that united a family, and an inspiring celebration of love between father and son.

Buy Summer of Deliverance book by Chris Dickey from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780684855370
ISBN-10: 0684855372
Format: Paperback
(140mm x 216mm x 17mm)
Pages: 300
Imprint: Touchstone
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publish Date: 4-Aug-1999
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Chris Dickey

Securing the City by Chris Dickey Securing the City, Paperback (February 2010)

Original publication and copyright date: 2009.

Sleeper by Chris Dickey Sleeper, Paperback (July 2007)

In the wake of 9/11, a former Al Qaeda member wages a bloody campaign, taking terror to the terrorists. As he tears apart their secret world to destroy evil at its core, he soon becomes the hunted.

Innocent Blood by Chris Dickey Innocent Blood, Paperback (August 1998)

A fast-paced, shocking novel which portrays the profound alienation and despair that feed a terrorist's mind and corrupt his soul. Amidst the horrors of war-torn Bosnia, a young G.I. thinks that he has finally discovered a meaningful cause and embarks on his destiny as a holy warrior.

» View all books by Chris Dickey

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Summer of Deliverance book by Chris Dickey 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


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 Chris Dickey close
Securing the City by Chris Dickey
Sleeper by Chris Dickey
Innocent Blood by Chris Dickey
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close