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Driving short distances

Author: Joff Winterhart
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sam is 28 and needs to get a job. Keith, who claims to be a second cousin of his (dead) father, offers him a job. On Keith's card it says he does 'distribution and delivery', which seems to consist of 'a lot of driving around, getting out of the car for a few minutes and then getting back in', Sam tells his mother. And so the days go by, Keith driving to a trading estate, ducking into a portakabin, all the while  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joff Winterhart
ISBN: 9780224099806 0224099809
OCLC Number: 1001965639
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Joff Winterhart.

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As the weeks pass, Sam gets to know Keith's friends, flirty Hazel-Claire from whom they buy two pasties every day at lunchtime, a variety of receptionists, and a few tantalising secrets from Keith's  Read more...

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"In Driving Short Distances Joff Winterhart has created an unforgettable central player, Keith Nutt, who deserves to join Keith Talent in the short but potent list of great British literary Keiths. Read more...

 
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