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Jamaica

Author: Malcolm Knox
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Welcome to Jamaica, have a nice breakdown ... A group of 6 friends converge on the fabled island of Jamaica to compete in a marathon relay swim across treacherous water. Most have known each other since school, scions of wealth, breeding and privilege and members of the upper echelon of supposedly classless Sydney. The odd man out is new money Jeremy Hutchison (Hut), who's tolerated by the group because of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
General fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm Knox
ISBN: 9781741753400 1741753406 9781741755626 174175562X
OCLC Number: 174100305
Awards: Winner of The Colin Roderick Award 2008 (Australia)
Short-listed for Prime Minister's Literary Awards 2008 (Australia)
Description: 1 volume
Responsibility: author, Malcolm Knox.

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Compulsive reading from an unflinching observer of fallibility, hypocrisy and thwarted ambition.  Read more...

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