Devastation road : a novel / Jason Hewitt.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Sechelt/Gibsons. (Show)
- 1 of 1 copy available at Gibsons Public Library.
1 current hold with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Holdable?||Status||Due Date|
|Gibsons Public Library||FIC HEWI (Text)||30886001046420||Adult Fiction Hardcover||Volume hold||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0316316350
- ISBN: 9780316316354
- Physical Description: 380 pages ; 25 cm
- Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2017.
- Copyright: ©2015.
"Originally published in Great Britain by Scribner, an imprint of Simon & Schuster UK Ltd, July 2015."--Title page verso.
"In the last months of World War II, a man wakes in a field in a country he does not know. Injured and with only flashes of memory coming back to him, he pulls himself to his feet and starts to walk, setting out on an extraordinary journey in search of his home, his past, and himself. His name is Owen. A war he has only a vague recollection of joining is in its dying days, and as he tries to get back to England, he becomes caught up in the flood of rootless people pouring through Europe. Among them is a teenage boy, and together they form an unlikely alliance as they cross battle-worn Germany. When they meet a troubled young woman, tempers flare and scars are revealed as Owen gathers up the shattered pieces of his life. No one is as he remembers, not even himself. How can he truly return home when he hardly recalls what home is?"--Provided by the publisher.
Search for related items by subject
|Subject:||World War, 1939-1945 > Veterans > Fiction.
Soldiers > Fiction.
Amnesiacs > Fiction.
Teenage boys > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Fiction.
Nineteen forties > Fiction.
Anmesia > Fiction.
Germany > History > 1945-1955 > Fiction.