Wish You Were Here

Graham Swift January 08, 2019

A hauntingly intimate, deeply compassionate story about things that touch and test our human core, Wish You Were Here also looks, inevitably, to a wider, afflicted world Moving toward a fiercely suspenseful climax, it brilliantly transforms the stuff of headlines into heart wrenching personal truth.From the prizewinning author of the acclaimed Last Orders, The Light of DaA hauntingly intimate, deeply compassionate story about things that touch and test our human core, Wish You Were Here also looks, inevitably, to a wider, afflicted world Moving toward a fiercely suspenseful climax, it brilliantly transforms the stuff of headlines into heart wrenching personal truth.From the prizewinning author of the acclaimed Last Orders, The Light of Day, and Waterland, a powerfully moving new novel set in present day England, but against the background of a global war on terror and about things that touch our human core.On an autumn day in 2006, on the Isle of Wight, Jack Luxton once a farmer, now the proprietor of a seaside caravan park receives the news that his brother Tom, not seen for years, has been killed in combat in Iraq The news will have its far reaching effects for Jack and his wife, Ellie, and compel Jack to make a crucial journey to receive his brother s remains, but also to return to the land of his past and of his most secret, troubling memories A gripping, hauntingly intimate, and compassionate story that moves toward a fiercely suspenseful climax, Wish You Were Here translates the stuff of headlines into heartwrenching personal truth.


  • Title: Wish You Were Here
  • Author: Graham Swift
  • ISBN: 9780330535830
  • Page: 453
  • Format: Hardcover
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      Published :2019-01-08T17:56:09+00:00