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Greenway, Alice

Summary: Forced to abandon his ornithology work after being wounded in combat, World War II veteran Jim Carroway secludes himself on a tiny island off the coast of Maine, where an old friend's captivating daughter draws him out of isolation during the month before she starts college.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Greenway, Alice.

Summary: It is 1973. Jim Kennoway, a distinguished ornithologist and Second World War veteran, has just left his work at the Natural History Museum in New York, turned his back on his family and retreated to an island boathouse off the coast of Maine. His desires are simple: to be left alone with his cigarettes, gin and battered copy of Treasure Island, and to forget. Jim's solitude is shattered when...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: FIC Greenway

Greenway, Alice.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Cat 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE