About this book
Literary fiction from a highly respected Australian novelist. Shortlisted for the 2002 Booker Prize. A novel of lives stifled by grief and regret, set in the wild landscape of Western Australia. "Written in seemingly effortless prose that never puts a foot wrong" "Sunday Times".
Shortlisted for the 2002 Booker Prize, this is a generous, raw, captivating novel about the possibility and power of love.