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    代理商:大苹果
    页数:280
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    上传日期:2019-1-8 0:00:00

    BURNING DOWN

    Book ID/图书代码: 13584519C00003

    English Summary/英文概要: Charlie Smoke is living out his early retirement from the boxing ring as a bricklayer. It is the mid-1970s and he believes his best days are behind him. He has lost his wife and his daughter Sissy to his questionable past. When he meets Holly Banks and her teenage son Ricky, he has the chance to do things differently this time around. As an unlikely friendship develops with Ricky, Charlie is unwittingly pulled back into the gambling underworld he thought he had left behind. In order to make a new future, first he must settle some old scores.

    Burning Down is a searing new novel from acclaimed storyteller Venero Armanno about family, regret, love and the promise of salvation.

    Nominated for The Courier-Mail People’s Choice Queensland Book of the Year Award in 2018.

    Chinese Summary/中文概要: 查理·斯莫克是一名砌砖工人,他从拳击场上提前退休,现在正在过着退休后的生活。现在是上世纪70年代中期,他相信自己最好的日子已经过去了。由于他可疑的过去,他失去了妻子和女儿。当他遇到霍利·班克斯和她十几岁的儿子里基时,这一次他有机会做一些不同的事情。随着与里基不太可能的友谊的发展,查理不知不觉地被拉回了他认为他已经离开了的赌博黑社会。为了开创一个新的未来,他必须先了结一些旧帐。

    《付之一炬》是广受好评的小说家维内罗·阿曼诺的一部新小说,讲述了家庭、遗憾、爱和救赎的承诺。

    被提名为2018年昆士兰州邮差人民选择年度图书奖。(WYL)

    Awards/获奖情况: “叙述清晰简洁,对话干脆利落。”——澳大利亚周末报

    ‘The narration is clear and concise, the dialogue crisp.’ Weekend Australian

    About the Author/作者介绍: 维内罗· 阿曼诺,两本短篇小说集《在月亮上跳跃》和《在任何星星下旅行》以及九本广受好评的小说(包括《黑山》、《肮脏的节拍》、《地下世界的罗密欧》和《蜡烛人生》)的作者。他的小说《Firehead》入围1999年昆士兰总理文学奖;2002年,《火山》获得了年度最佳小说奖。他的作品曾在美国、法国、德国、瑞士、奥地利、荷兰、以色列和韩国出版。维内罗是一名训练有素的编剧,目前在昆士兰大学教授创意写作。

    Venero (Veny) Armanno the author of two short story collections, Jumping at the Moon and Travel Under Any Star, and nine critically acclaimed novels. These include Black Mountain, The Dirty Beat, Romeo of the Underworld and Candle Life. His novel Firehead was shortlisted in the 1999 Queensland Premier’s Literary Award; in 2002 The Volcano won the award with Best Fiction Book of the year. His works have been published in the United States, France, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Holland, Israel and South Korea. Veny is a trained screenwriter and currently teaches creative writing at the University of Queensland.

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