➸ The Garden Book Free ➮ Author Brian Castro – Anguillais.us

The Garden Book From The Blurb Brian Castro S Novel Is Set In The Dandenong Ranges In The Years Between The Depression And The Second World War The Story Revolves Around Swan Hay, Born Shuang He, Daughter Of A Country Schoolteacher, Her Marriage To The Passionate And Brutal Darcy Damon, And Her Love Affair With The Aviator And Architect Jasper Zenlin Fifty Years After Her Disappearance, Norman Shih, A Rare Book Librarian, Pieces Together Swan S Chaotic Life From Clues Found In Guest House Libraries, Antiquarian Bookshops And Her Own Elusive Writings But What Exactly Is He Hoping To Find The Garden Book Is About Loneliness, Addiction, Exploitation It Is About The Precarious Nature Of Australian Lives, When Gripped By Fear And Racial Prejudice Yet Underlying The Story, And Commanding It, There Is The Assured Beat Of Castro S Prose, Evoking An Ideal World Beyond These Fears, Full Of Richness And Power.

➸ The Garden Book  Free ➮ Author Brian Castro – Anguillais.us
  • Hardcover
  • 316 pages
  • The Garden Book
  • Brian Castro
  • English
  • 10 August 2018
  • 1920882103

    10 thoughts on “➸ The Garden Book Free ➮ Author Brian Castro – Anguillais.us

  1. says:

    I enjoyed this story which centers primarily on Dandenong in the years between the wars Castro explores the often hidden history of the Chinese in Australia and with this the racism which simmers below ever day life Shang He is an Australian born w...

  2. says:

    I had selected this book to read as an own choice for my book group and was disappointed.As I have written in my journal A NO SHOW on this BOOK.Written on a much high level of words than I enjoy skipped quite a lot of pages but still couldn t get enthused.Basically the story is set in the Dandenong Ranges in Victoria Australia in the years between the Depression and the Second World War.The story revolves around Sway Hay, bor...

  3. says:

    Such promise So many good characters and themes Written in a style which was agitating Glimpses of profound beauty.

  4. says:

    Did not finish.

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