• RRP: £17.99
  • You Save: £8.62 (48%)
FREE UK Delivery on book orders dispatched by Amazon over £10.
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way).
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
South of the River has been added to your Basket
+ £2.42 delivery
Used: Very Good | Details
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See more of our deals.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

South of the River Hardcover – 29 Mar 2007

2.8 out of 5 stars 9 customer reviews

See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Hardcover
£9.37
£2.68 £0.16
Note: This item is eligible for click and collect. Details
Pick up your parcel at a time and place that suits you.
  • Choose from over 13,000 locations across the UK
  • Prime members get unlimited deliveries at no additional cost
How to order to an Amazon Pickup Location?
  1. Find your preferred location and add it to your address book
  2. Dispatch to this address when you check out
Learn more

Great Discounts
Shop the Books Outlet. Discover some great deals on top titles. Shop now
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



Product details

  • Hardcover: 528 pages
  • Publisher: Chatto & Windus; 1st Edition edition (29 Mar. 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0701180463
  • ISBN-13: 978-0701180461
  • Product Dimensions: 16.2 x 4.3 x 24 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 2.8 out of 5 stars 9 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,806,957 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Review

[Morrison's] prose has the diamond cut of a poet's eye, and his story is suffused with warmth and longing (Independent)

Enormous imaginative reach, transporting us beyond mere testimony or reportage... I don't expect to read a more enthralling memoir [Things My Mother Never Told Me] all year. Or a finer book on love and love's impediments. (New York Times)

South of the River is a Bonfire of the Vanities for Blair's Britain. Intimate and epic, compulsively readable, this is a big ambitious book in every way, a novel of the heart and mind, the personal and the political, the kind of intellectual blockbuster that we get from Philip Roth at the top of his game. Blake Morrison is a bloody marvel. Read his first novel. In fact, you should read everything that carries his name. (Tony Parsons)

A scintillating read. (GQ)

Book Description

Compelling, contemporary, comic, a significant change of direction for Blake Morrison and it's a tour de force - a kind of English The Corrections but sexier, sharper, broader and (for us) infinitely more recognisable.

See all Product description

Customer reviews

Top customer reviews

VINE VOICE
23 July 2009
Verified Purchase
5 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
13 September 2013
One person found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
3 June 2015
2 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
4 August 2008
4 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse

Would you like to see more reviews about this item?

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery and Returns

Need Help?