An Open Swimmer

An Open Swimmer

By  Tim Winton

An Open Swimmer is a remarkable first novel by one of Australia's most loved and respected writers, Tim Winton.

Jerra and his best mate Sean set off in a beaten-up old VW to go camping on the coast. Jerra's friends and family want to know when he will finish university, when he will find a girl. But they don't understand about Sean's mother, Jewel, or the bush or the fish with the pearl. They think he needs a job, but what Jerra is searching for is more elusive. Only the sea, and perhaps the old man who lives in a shack beside it, can help. An Open Swimmer is a remarkable first novel by one of Australia's most loved and respected writers.

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Paperback

9780140274028

January 3, 1998

Penguin (AU Adult)

RRP $24.99

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9781742537368

September 14, 2012

Penguin eBooks (AU Adult)

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