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God's own country

Author: Ross Raisin
Publisher: London, England ; New York, N.Y. : Viking, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sam Marsdyke falls for a young, sophisticated girl from London, while she begins to see him as a means to escape. She wants to rebel against her parents and he wants to fulfil the fantasy he harbours about her and so they run away together. But this journey across the moors takes a terrifying menacing turn.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ross Raisin
ISBN: 9780670917341 0670917346
OCLC Number: 181926606
Awards: Winner of Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award 2009
Winner of Guildford Book Festival First Novel Award 2008
Short-listed for Authors' Club Best First Novel Award 2009
Short-listed for Portico Prize 2008
Short-listed for John Llewellyn Rhys Memorial Prize 2008
Short-listed for Guardian First Book Award 2008
Short-listed for Dylan Thomas Prize 2008
Description: 210 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Ross Raisin.

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