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Author: Graham Swift
Publisher: London : Picador, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this novel from the author of Sweet Shop Owner, 3 close friends of the late Jack Dodds travel together to pay him their last respects and carry out his final wish: that his ashes be buried at sea. On the voyage, they tell their own life stories.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Love stories
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Swift
ISBN: 0330345591 9780330345590
OCLC Number: 34367883
Awards: Winner of Booker Prize for Fiction 1996.
Winner of James Tait Black Memorial Prize (Fiction) 1996.
Shortlisted for International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 1998.
Shortlisted for IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 1998.
Shortlisted for WH Smith Annual Literary Award 1997.
Description: 294 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Graham Swift.

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Jack Dodds has died, and his three close friends travel together to pay their last respects and take his ashes to Margate Pier and scatter them into the sea, Jack's final wish. As the journey  Read more...

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