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A Month in the Country

A Month in the Country

Author: J. L. Carr
Series: Penguin Essentials
$19.99(AUD)  inc GST
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A haunting novel about art and its power to heal, J. L. Carr's A Month in the Country published as a Penguin Essential for the first time. 'That night, for the first time during many months, I slept like the dead and, next morning, awoke very early.' One summer, just after the Great War, Tom Birkin, a demobbed soldier, arrives in the village of Oxgodby. He has been invited to uncover and restore a medieval wall painting in the local church. At the same time, Charles Moon - a fellow damaged survivor of the war - has been asked to locate the grave of a village ancestor. As these two outsiders go about their work of recovery, they form a bond, but they also stir up long dormant passions within the village. What Berkin discovers here will stay with him for the rest of his life...

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General Fields

  • : 9780241972038
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : August 2014
  • : 181mm X 111mm X 6mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : J. L. Carr
  • : Paperback
  • : 112