The Narrow Road to the Deep North: A novel

The Narrow Road to the Deep North: A novel

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11.99 The Narrow Road to the Deep North: A novel

Winner of the Man Booker Prize

Nothing since Cormac McCarthy’s The Road has shaken me like this.” —The Washington Post

From the author of the acclaimed Gould’s Book of Fish, a magisterial novel of love and war that traces the life of one man from World War II to the present.


August, 1943: Australian surgeon Dorrigo Evans is haunted by his affair with his uncle’s young wife two years earlier. His life, in a brutal Japanese POW camp on the Thai-Burma Death… (more)

Editorial reviews (8 reviews)

This is a heroic book marred by its determination to demonstrate high seriousness, which often collapses into pop philosophy. But for all its overstriving, this is a book you should read.

This “Narrow Road to the Deep North” is both unforgiving and generous, a paradox that should earn it some fame of its own.

At its peak, Flanagan’s thoughtful prose achieves dazzling, piercing impact.

Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (August 12, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 2.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Man Booker Prize 2014 winner

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