A Heavy Feather

A. L. Barker
AUD $30.00
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Bringing great writing back into print - a Faber Finds book.

'You start alone, you finish alone,' she says: 'It's fine to be alone, it's a revelation, truth at last.' through life, from a motherless childhood through adult love affairs and her own experience of motherhood. In this novel, vivid and spare, touching and comic, A. L. Barker draws a fine portrait of Almayer and the diverse people she meets and lives among. that she writes like an angel and I love her.' Auberon Waugh characters. She has a rare ability to illuminate the remarkable qualities of commonplace things, and a profound sympathy for us all, liable as we all are to being knocked over by very little at any time.' New York Magazine
Category: Fiction
ISBN: 9780571256167
Edition No: 1
Publisher: Faber
Imprint: Faber Finds
Pub Date: May 2011
Page Extent: 234
Format: Paperback - C format
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Fiction & related items

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