Time's Long Ruin
By (author) Stephen Orr
Time's Long Ruin by Stephen Orr
Book DescriptionNine-year-old Henry Page is a club-footed, deep-thinking loner, spending his summer holidays reading, roaming the melting streets of his suburb, playing with his best friend Janice, and her younger brother and sister. Until one day Janice asks Henry to spend the day at the beach with them. He declines, a decision that will stay with him forever. Time's Long Ruin is based loosely on the disappearance of the Beaumont children from Glenelg beach on Australia Day, 1966. It's a novel about friendship, love and loss; a story about those left behind, and how they carry on.
Buy Time's Long Ruin book by Stephen Orr from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781862548305
Classification: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Format: Paperback (210mm x 135mm x mm)
Imprint: Wakefield Press
Publisher: Wakefield Press
Publish Date: 7-Dec-2009
Country of Publication: Australia
Customers who bought this also bought...
You might also like...
Method by Juli Zeh
Mia Holl lives in a state governed by The Method, where good health is the highest duty of the citizen. Everyone must submit medical data and sleep records to the authorities on a monthly basis, and regular exercise is mandatory. Mia is young and beautiful, a successful scientist who is obedient but with an intellect that marks her as subversive.
Ghost Apple by Aaron Thier
A blistering debut novel by a writer brilliantly inhabiting a panoply of voices to satirize both the indignities of modern life and the darker forces that bubble beneath.
Arch and the Butterfly by Mohamed Achari
An epic and emotional novel of social and political change in Morocco.
Before You Die by Samantha Hayes» View more books like these...
Eighteen months ago, nineteen-year-old Simon Hawkeswell hung himself at his family home. He had the perfect life, and seemed to have the perfect future ahead of him. The reasons behind his death remain a mystery.
Books By Author Stephen Orr
Nelson Byrd Woltz, Hardback (May 2013)
A new vision of sustainability that embraces abundance, joy and beauty as well as social responsibility is offered by landscape architecture firm Nelson Byrd Woltz.
Tomorrow's Garden, Paperback (March 2011)» View all books by Stephen Orr
Advises gardeners to think about their gardens as part of an interconnected whole with the surrounding environment - with an eye to water usage, local ecology, and preservation of resources. This title showcases gardens filled with traditional and exotic plants that are designed with both visual appeal and the environment in mind.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Time's Long Ruin book by Stephen Orr and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2014. 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.