A man becomes embroilled in the dark affairs of a tiny coral atoll in the Indian Ocean. Ignorance of the cultural issues endangers his life. He had come to escape responsibilities at home, but now his dream becomes a nightmare. Similar themes are explored in the accompanying stories. The author has published a number of novels including "Witchwater Country" and "Spiral Winds" and many short stories.
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. All orders are dispatched the following working day from our UK warehouse. Established in 2004, we have over 500,000 books in stock. No quibble refund if not completely satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001910190
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1989. Book Condition: Good. New edition. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP81248334
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear, and the pages have only minimal creases. Bookseller Inventory # G0044405308I3N00
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000098975
Book Description Unwin, England, 1989. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Good+. Spine is creased, name in ink to opening leaf. Where possible small books will have postage reduced. Bookseller Inventory # 011995
Book Description Unwin, 1989. paperback / softback. Book Condition: fine. 1st Unwin trade edition Paperback fine In stock shipped from our UK warehouse. Bookseller Inventory # 19658
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Book Description Unwin Paperbacks, London Sydney Wellington, 1989. Softcover (Illustrated). Book Condition: Good. First Edition. "To escape his life in England, John Trencher volunteers to teach schoolchildren on a tropical paradise: a beautiful coral island in the middle of the Indian Ocean. But paradise has its dark, less innocent side, and a web of violence, taboo and sexuality soon begins to wind itself around him. Before long, John Trencher finds himself in the grip of new responsibilities that he is powerless to avoid, in the midst of a culture that he cannot begin to understand." -- from the rear panel blurb. First softcover edition. Size: Mid Sized Paperback. 232 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Edges and pages browned. Rubbing to the book panels with some creasing. Bookseller's sticker to the lower edge of the rear panel. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0044405308. ISBN/EAN: 9780044405306. Inventory No: 0115436. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order. Bookseller Inventory # 0115436
Book Description Unwin, London, 1989. Trade paperback. Book Condition: Good. Moderate reading wear. Very clean interior. Bookseller Inventory # 018478