Add free shipping to your order with these great books
The Long Road of the Junkmailer - Patrick Holland

The Long Road of the Junkmailer

By: Patrick Holland

Paperback | 10 November 2011 | Edition Number 1

Sorry, the book that you are looking for is not available right now.

We did a search for other books with a similar title, however there were no matches. You can try selecting from a similar category, click on the author's name, or use the search box above to find your book.

'Quirky, magical, melancholic and utterly readable'
BOOKSELLER AND PUBLISHER

SHORTLISTED FOR THE COMMONWEALTH WRITERS' PRIZE BEST FIRST BOOK

A lonely junkmailer, his bag full of real estate leaflets, wanders the streets of a sleeping subtropical city. With adventure in his heart, his search for letterboxes takes on epic proportions throughout the night as dream and reality collide.

Accompanied by a host of bizarre companions - a girl who has forgotten how to cry, a Polish-Aboriginal clairvoyant, a mysterious ringmaster, and a tribe of watchful white tigers - the junkmailer is led on a quixotic journey through the night-time streets of a city desperately in need of redemption.

Assured, whimsical, and alive with unforgettable characters, The Long Road of the Junkmailer is an astonishing debut.
Industry Reviews
"A quite brilliant debut." --"Australian"
"Magic realism at its most whimsical." --"Age"
"Quirky, magical, melancholic and utterly readable." --"Bookseller+Publisher"

You Can Find This Book In

More in Modern & Contemporary Fiction

Blue Sisters : Our June Book of the Month - Coco Mellors

RRP $34.99

$19.95

43%
OFF
My Favourite Mistake - Marian Keyes

RRP $34.99

$31.75

Funny Story : The New 2024 novel from the author of Happy Place - Emily Henry
Caledonian Road - Andrew O'Hagan

RRP $34.99

$31.75

The Lyrebird Lake Ladies Choir - Sandie Docker

RRP $34.99

$31.75

Parade - Rachel Cusk

Paperback

RRP $32.99

$30.25

I Hope This Finds You Well - Natalie Sue

RRP $34.99

$33.25

The Little Clothes - Deborah Callaghan

RRP $34.99

$31.75

Call It What You Want : A Novel - Alissa DeRogatis

RRP $24.99

$23.75

Hurdy Gurdy - Jenny Ackland

Paperback

RRP $32.99

$30.25

Shadows of Winter Robins - Louise Wolhuter

RRP $34.99

$31.75

Love from Scratch - Amy Hutton

RRP $32.99

$30.25

The Book of Elsewhere

RRP $34.99

$28.50

19%
OFF
The Spoiled Heart - Sunjeev Sahota

RRP $34.99

$31.75

This product is categorised by