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Author(s): Tim Winton

Location(s): Australia

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): 2000s



The story takes place on the Coast of Australia, a small town which is dominated by its sawmill and little else. Two teenagers, bored by their lives, become friends with an older man, who is, in fact a world-class surfer.

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Precision writing and terrific accounts of surf action, this is a book which follows the rhythm of the sea, in gloriously understated prose.

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