Tim winton grew up on the coast of western australia, where he continues to live he is the author of eighteen books his epic novel cloudstreet was adapted for the theater and has been. Breath continues tim winton’s string of strong novels and story collections while it isn’t quite as good as the riders or dirt music or the incomparable cloudstreet , it is a worthwhile. The riders is probably the only opera to feature an american express office but then tim winton’s novel, on which it is based, is a nightmarish travelogue as much as a story of unexplained. The riders, the novel that brought tim winton his first booker prize shortlisting, charts an odyssey across europe, a transfixing journey through the underworld of every lover's.
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The riders tim winton 1994: cover design by john landy and mary callahan dustjacket synopsis: fred scully can't wait to see his wife and daughter he's got a new life for them all worked.