Island Home
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Tim Winton., & Tim Winton|AUTHOR. (2017). Island Home . Milkweed Editions.

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Tim Winton and Tim Winton|AUTHOR. 2017. Island Home. Milkweed Editions.

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Wise, rhapsodic, exalted?in language as unexpected and wild as the landscape it describes?Island Home is a brilliant, moving portrait of Australia from one of its finest writers, the prize-winning author of Breath, Eyrie, and The Shepherd's Hut, among other acclaimed titles.
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