Awards
International IMPAC Dublin Literary Awards Best Novel (nominee)
Brought up in the Anglo-Welsh borders by an affectionate but alcoholic and feckless mother, Owen Ithell's sense of self is rooted in his long, vivid visits to his grandparents' small farm in the hills. There he is deeply impressed by his grandfather's primitive, cruel relationship with his animals and the land. As an adult he moves away from the country of his childhood to an English city where he builds a new life, working as a gardener. He meets Mel, they have children. He believes he has found happiness - and love - of a sort. But following a car accident, in which his daughter is killed and he loses a hand, the course of his life and the lives of those he loves is changed forever. Owen, unable to work, alienated and eventually legally separated from his family, is haunted by suicidal thoughts. In his despair, he resolves to reconnect with both his past and the natural world. Abducting his children, he embarks on a long, fateful journey, walking to the Welsh borders of his childhood. In his confusion his journey is a grasping at some kind of an understanding of his loss. Powerful, richly evocative and perfectly poised between the hope of redemption and the threat of irrevocable tragedy, "Landed" is Tim Pears' most assured and beguiling novel to date.


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July 2010 : UK Hardback

Title: Landed
Author(s): Tim Pears
ISBN: 1-4084-8655-5 / 978-1-4084-8655-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Windsor
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March 2010 : UK Hardback
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Title: Landed
Author(s): Tim Pears
ISBN: 0-434-02007-9 / 978-0-434-02007-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann
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July 2011 : USA Paperback
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Title: Landed: A Novel
Author(s): Tim Pears
ISBN: 1-58243-729-7 / 978-1-58243-729-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Counterpoint
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March 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: Landed
Author(s): Tim Pears
ISBN: 0-09-953747-8 / 978-0-09-953747-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Windmill Books
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January 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: Landed (Large Print Book)
Author(s): Tim Pears
ISBN: 1-4084-8656-3 / 978-1-4084-8656-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: AUDIOGO
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October 2010 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Landed
Author(s): Tim Pears
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October 2010 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Landed
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September 2010 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Landed
Author(s): Tim Pears
ISBN: 1-4450-0437-2 / 978-1-4450-0437-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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September 2010 : UK Audio CD

Title: Landed
Author(s): Tim Pears
ISBN: 1-4450-0438-0 / 978-1-4450-0438-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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September 2010 : UK MP3 CD

Title: Landed
Author(s): Tim Pears
ISBN: 1-4450-0439-9 / 978-1-4450-0439-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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September 2010 : UK MP3 CD

Title: Landed
Author(s): Tim Pears
ISBN: 1-4450-0440-2 / 978-1-4450-0440-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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July 2011 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Landed: A Novel
Author(s): Tim Pears
Publisher: Counterpoint
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March 2010 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Landed
Author(s): Tim Pears
Publisher: Cornerstone Digital
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