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Wish you were here

Author: Graham Swift
Publisher: London : Picador, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"On a warm autumn day in 2006, on the Isle of Wight, Jack Luxton, former Devon farmer and now the proprietor or a seaside caravan park, receives the news that his soldier brother Tom, not seen for years, has been killed in Iraq. For Jack and his wife Ellie this will have a potentially catastrophic impact. For Jack in particular it means a crucial journey--to receive his brother's remains, but also into his own most  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romans (teksten)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Swift
ISBN: 9780330535830 0330535838 9780330535878 0330535870
OCLC Number: 741052045
Description: 352 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Graham Swift.

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