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Verandah People

Verandah People

A novel by

In these poignant stories, the "verandah people" are author Jonathan Bennett's own compatriots: Australians for whom the ever-present verandah is both a stage and a private viewing space, a shelter from heat and disquieting bushland, and a seductive barrier to participation in the wider world. Most effective are his portraits of women, many of them young dreamers and searchers. A subtle sense of loss pervades Verandah People, but the overall impression is dreamlike - these characters inspire compassion even as they watch the world go by from the safety of their verandahs.

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Paperback Editions

November 2012 : Canada Paperback
Title: Verandah People (Large Print 16pt)
Author(s): Jonathan Bennett
ISBN: 1-4596-5008-5 / 978-1-4596-5008-4 (Canada edition)
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant
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September 2011 : Canada Paperback
ISBN: 1-77090-151-5 / 978-1-77090-151-3 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Unknown
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August 2003 : Canada Paperback
Title: Verandah People
Author(s): Jonathan Bennett
ISBN: 1-55192-649-0 / 978-1-55192-649-0 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Raincoast Books
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Kindle Editions

September 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Verandah People
Author(s): Jonathan Bennett
Publisher: ECW Press
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