Jeremy Chambers Vintage and the Gleaning

ISBN 13: 9781780871639

Vintage and the Gleaning

3.29 avg rating
( 42 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781780871639: Vintage and the Gleaning

Overwhelmed by long-buried feelings of regret, nostalgia and loss, Smithy steps in to help a young woman in a desperate situation. But Charlotte's husband is widely suspected of murder, and Smithy begins to fear that he will pay a high price for his gallantry.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Jeremy Chambers was born in 1974 and lives in Melbourne. His first novel, The Vintage and the Gleaning, was inspired by summers spent working as a vineyard labourer whilst at school and university.

Review:

'Chamber's understated account of a retired sheep shearer in a small Australian town deserves a wide readership' Catherine Taylor, Guardian. Guardian 'What a stupendous book. A wonderful, gripping story, beautifully told. He's the real thing; M.J. Hyland. MJ Hyland 'This terrific Australian first novel is set in a working world. Chambers writes very powerfully about the sadness of memory' Kate Saunders, Sunday Times. Sunday Times 'A small gem of a book ... Tiptoe through pages of beautiful prose, nodding in admiration at lovingly rendered descriptions' Time Out. Time Out 'I've been waiting for years to read this strangely beguiling book' Alex Miller. Alex Miller 'Written with an authentic voice and infused with beauty, brutality and sadness, this is a compelling observation of men, women and country. A remarkably accomplished debut novel that is unputdownable' Irish Tatler. Irish Tatler

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Jeremy Chambers
Published by Quercus (2012)
ISBN 10: 1780871635 ISBN 13: 9781780871639
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Better World Books Ltd
(Dunfermline, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quercus, 2012. Book Condition: New. Ships from the UK. BRAND NEW. Bookseller Inventory # GRP76672294

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
0.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.36
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Jeremy Chambers
Published by Quercus Publishing, United Kingdom (2012)
ISBN 10: 1780871635 ISBN 13: 9781780871639
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quercus Publishing, United Kingdom, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. UK ed.. Language: English . Brand New Book. Smithy is a retired shearer turned vineyard worker in his autumn years. It is hard graft, but Smithy has always worked with his hands. Physically all but destroyed after a lifetime of hard liquor, but now sober, he begins to see the world with new eyes, a meditative, singular figure in the town s bar on rowdy Friday nights. But clarity can be a curse. Finally confronting his past, overwhelmed by long-buried feelings of regret, nostalgia and loss, Smithy steps in to help a young woman in a desperate situation. A cautious friendship develops, but Charlotte s husband is widely suspected of murder, and Smithy begins to fear that he will pay a high price for his gallantry. Written with an authentic music, and infused with beauty, brutality and sadness The Vintage and the Gleaning is a compelling observation of men, women and country. A remarkably accomplished debut novel. Bookseller Inventory # AA69781780871639

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Jeremy Chambers
Published by Quercus Publishing, United Kingdom (2012)
ISBN 10: 1780871635 ISBN 13: 9781780871639
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quercus Publishing, United Kingdom, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. UK ed.. Language: English . Brand New Book. Smithy is a retired shearer turned vineyard worker in his autumn years. It is hard graft, but Smithy has always worked with his hands. Physically all but destroyed after a lifetime of hard liquor, but now sober, he begins to see the world with new eyes, a meditative, singular figure in the town s bar on rowdy Friday nights. But clarity can be a curse. Finally confronting his past, overwhelmed by long-buried feelings of regret, nostalgia and loss, Smithy steps in to help a young woman in a desperate situation. A cautious friendship develops, but Charlotte s husband is widely suspected of murder, and Smithy begins to fear that he will pay a high price for his gallantry. Written with an authentic music, and infused with beauty, brutality and sadness The Vintage and the Gleaning is a compelling observation of men, women and country. A remarkably accomplished debut novel. Bookseller Inventory # AA69781780871639

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Jeremy Chambers
ISBN 10: 1780871635 ISBN 13: 9781780871639
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Start At Page 1
(Emneth, WIsbech, NFK, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 4242

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
3.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Chambers, Jeremy
ISBN 10: 1780871635 ISBN 13: 9781780871639
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 14300932-n

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Chambers, Jeremy
Published by Quercus Publishing Plc (2012)
ISBN 10: 1780871635 ISBN 13: 9781780871639
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Orbiting Books
(Hereford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quercus Publishing Plc, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Next day dispatch from the UK (Mon-Fri). Please contact us with any queries. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000455118

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
1.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 7
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Chambers, Jeremy
Published by MacLehose Press (2012)
ISBN 10: 1780871635 ISBN 13: 9781780871639
New Paperback Quantity Available: 11
Seller:
Learnearly Books
(Doncaster, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description MacLehose Press, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Rapidly dispatched worldwide from our clean, automated UK warehouse within 1-2 working days. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000070070

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
0.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 8.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Chambers, Jeremy
Published by Quercus Publishing Plc (2012)
ISBN 10: 1780871635 ISBN 13: 9781780871639
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Bestsellersuk
(Hereford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quercus Publishing Plc, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. No.1 BESTSELLERS - great prices, friendly customer service â" all orders are dispatched next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000386694

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
1.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 8.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Chambers, Jeremy
Published by Quercus Publishing (2012)
ISBN 10: 1780871635 ISBN 13: 9781780871639
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Quercus Publishing, 2012. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # FH-9781780871639

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
4.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds