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The Good Parents Paperback – 1 Nov 2009

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Product details

  • Paperback: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Atlantic Books; Main edition (1 Nov. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 184887023X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1848870239
  • Product Dimensions: 15.8 x 2.4 x 23.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.1 out of 5 stars 20 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 2,186,870 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"'If London never writes another word, The Good Parents is more than enough... Achingly good.' Cath Kenneally, Australian 'Wise, true, funny, tragic... The quality of observation, close-focus and long-range, is so sharp you'll jab Post-it notes on every page. Every character, completely understood from the inside, is matchlessly right and irreplaceable.' Cath Kenneally, Australian 'Underwritten by a wealth of human understanding... the results are as powerful as they are unsettling.' Michael McGirr, Sydney Morning Herald 'London's dark and lovely work is both a novel of ideas and one of emotions... the mystery of enthrallment only deepens, irradiated by London's gorgeous prose.' Roxana Robinson, New York Times 'London pulls off the tricky feat of making the act of reflection suspenseful, turning the past into a living, unfinished thing, still bristling with what could be.' New Yorker"

About the Author

Joan London is the author of two prize-winning collections of stories published in Australia. A bestseller in its native Australia, Gilgamesh, was published by Atlantic Books in 2003 and was longlisted for the Orange Prize and the Dublin Impac Prize, awarded the Age Fiction Book of the Year and shortlisted for the Miles Franklin award.


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