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The killing of Butterfly Joe

Author: Rhidian Brook
Publisher: London : Picador, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Twenty-four year-old Welshman Llew Jones is in jail. All he wanted was to see America and write about it. Then he met the extraordinary Butterfly Joe and his freakish family and got caught up in an adventure that got way, way out of control. Now his friend's gone and Llew has to give his side of the story. Part neo-gothic thriller, part existential road trip, part morality tale, The Killing of Butterfly Joe is a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Road fiction
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rhidian Brook
ISBN: 1509816445 9781509816446 1509816151 9781509816156
OCLC Number: 1004757926
Description: 382 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Rhidian Brook

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A dazzling and propulsive new novel from the award-winning, bestselling author of The Aftermath, adapted into a film starring Alexander Skarsgard and Keira Knightley. Hurtling across 1980s America,  Read more...

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You have to get the new book by Rhidian Brook. It's bold, brilliant & beautiful. Highly recommended. * Omid Djalili * With humour, tragedy and suspense, bringing, at the same time, the feelings of Read more...

 
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