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August

Author: Gerard Woodward
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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"'August' depicts the life of a family through fifteen summer trips to Wales. Little did Aldous Jones know when he careened over his bicycle handlebars back in 1955, landing next to farmer Evan's field, that it would turn into the bucolic start of a series of camping holidays in that same field. As the years pass, Aldous's family idyll starts to disintegrate, and the farm becomes a place drenched in memory." Book  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerard Woodward
ISBN: 9780393332711 0393332713
OCLC Number: 181139856
Description: 308 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Gerard Woodward.

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"'August' depicts the life of a family through fifteen summer trips to Wales. Little did Aldous Jones know when he careened over his bicycle handlebars back in 1955, landing next to farmer Evan's field, that it would turn into the bucolic start of a series of camping holidays in that same field. As the years pass, Aldous's family idyll starts to disintegrate, and the farm becomes a place drenched in memory." Book jacket.

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