Questions of Travel

Description

Laura travels the world before returning to Sydney, where she works for a publisher of travel guides. Ravi dreams of being a tourist until he is driven from Sri Lanka by devastating events. An enthralling array of people, places and stories surround these superbly drawn characters - from Theo, whose life plays out in the long shadow of the past, to Hana, an Ethiopian woman determined to reinvent herself. Michelle de Kretser illuminates travel, work and modern dreams in this brilliant evocation of the way we live now. Questions of Travel is infused with wit, imagination, uncanny common sense and a deep understanding of what makes us tick.

Details

Author(s)
Michelle de Kretser
Format
Paperback | 528 pages
Dimensions
131 x 198 x 38mm | 486g
Publication date
13 Feb 2014
Publisher
Allen & Unwin
Publication City/Country
St Leonards, Australia
Language
English
Edition statement
Main
ISBN10
174331664X
ISBN13
9781743316641
Bestsellers rank
47,661