When Julie Summers' car breaks down in a sleazy street, a young Arab mechanic comes to her rescue. Out of this meeting develops a friendship that turns to love. But soon, despite his attempts to make the most of Julie's wealthy connections, Abdu is deported from South Africa and Julie insists on going too - but the couple must marry to make the relationship legitimate in the traditional village which is to be their home. Here, whilst Abdu is dedicated to escaping back to the different life he has discovered, Julie finds herself slowly drawn in by the charm of her surroundings and new family, creating an unexpected gulf between them...


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September 2002 : USA Library Binding

Title: Pickup
Author(s): Nadine Gordimer
ISBN: 1-4177-0454-3 / 978-1-4177-0454-5 (USA edition)
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March 2002 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Pickup
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December 2001 : South Africa Hardback
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Title: The Pickup
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September 2001 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Pickup
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ISBN: 0-670-04300-1 / 978-0-670-04300-2 (USA edition)
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September 2001 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Pickup
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ISBN: 0-7475-5427-7 / 978-0-7475-5427-1 (UK edition)
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February 2013 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Pickup: A Novel
Author(s): Nadine Gordimer
ISBN: 1-250-02404-8 / 978-1-250-02404-6 (USA edition)
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October 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Pickup
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ISBN: 0-7475-5795-0 / 978-0-7475-5795-1 (UK edition)
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December 2002 : USA Paperback

Title: Pickup
Author(s): Nadine Gordimer
ISBN: 0-606-29609-3 / 978-0-606-29609-0 (USA edition)
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September 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: Pick Up
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ISBN: 0-7475-6268-7 / 978-0-7475-6268-9 (UK edition)
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September 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Pickup
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ISBN: 0-14-200142-2 / 978-0-14-200142-4 (UK edition)
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September 2002 : UK Paperback

Title: Pickup
Author(s): Nadine Gordimer
ISBN: 0-14-301211-8 / 978-0-14-301211-5 (UK edition)
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Title: The Pickup
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September 2001 : UK Paperback

Title: The Pick up
Author(s): Nadine Gordimer
ISBN: 0-7475-5634-2 / 978-0-7475-5634-3 (UK edition)
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November 2002 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: The Pickup
Author(s): Nadine Gordimer, Lisette Lecat
ISBN: 1-84197-333-5 / 978-1-84197-333-3 (UK edition)
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January 2002 : USA Audio CD
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Title: THE PICKUP
Author(s): Nadine Gordimer
ISBN: 1-4025-3287-3 / 978-1-4025-3287-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: CLIPPER AUDIO
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March 2012 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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September 2001 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Pickup: A Novel
Author(s): Nadine Gordimer
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