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Illywhacker by Peter Carey
  • Paperback $16.95

    Apr 30, 1996 | 608 Pages

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    Sep 01, 2010 | 608 Pages

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“One of the funniest, most vividly depicted, most entertainingly devious and bitterly insightful pieces of fiction to be published in recent years.” —Newsday

“Carey can spin a yarn with the best of them…. Illywhacker is a big, garrulous, funny novel…. If you haven’t been to Australia, read Illywhacker. It will give you the feel of it like nothing else I know.” —The New York Times Book Review

“A book of awesome breadth, ambition, and downright narrative joy…. Illywhacker is a triumph.” —Washington Post Book World


Man Booker Prize FINALIST 1985

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