$16.00
& FREE Delivery on orders over $39. Details
Only 2 left in stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon AU.
The Burnt Country has been added to your Cart

Loading recommendations for you
Recommendations for you

Adding to Cart...

Added to Cart

Not Added

Item is in your Cart

View Cart

Not Added

There was a problem adding this item to Cart. Please try again later.
Sorry, we're having trouble showing recommendations right now. Please try again later.
Continue shopping
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

The Burnt Country Paperback – 6 Aug 2019

4.0 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews

See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle
Paperback
$16.00
$16.00
Audio CD, Audiobook, CD, Unabridged

Get 90 days FREE of Amazon Music Unlimited
with the purchase of any eligible product. Shop now
click to open popover

Amazon Launchpad
Discover new, innovative, and trending products from emerging brands Shop now

Product details

  • Paperback: 384 pages
  • Publisher: BANTAM AUSTRALIA ORIGINAL (6 August 2019)
  • ISBN-10: 0143793721
  • ISBN-13: 978-0143793724
  • Product Dimensions: 15.4 x 3.2 x 23.2 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 499 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 29,066 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Product description

Book Description

The Burnt Country is an enthralling story of integrity, resilience and resistance, from the author of the bestselling The Woolgrower's Companion.

About the Author

Joy Rhoades was born in Roma in western Queensland, with an early memory of flat country and a broad sky. Growing up, she loved two things best- reading and the bush, whether playing in creek beds and paddocks, or climbing a tree to sit with a book. Her family would visit her grandmother, a fifth generation grazier and a gentle teller of stories of her life on her family's sheep farm.

At 13, Joy left Roma for Brisbane, first for school and then to study law at university. After graduating, she worked all over- first Sydney, then London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo and New York. It was in New York that she completed a Masters in Creative Writing at the New School University, and wrote much of The Woolgrower's Companion, a novel inspired in part by snippets of her grandmother's life and times.

She now lives in London with her husband and their two young children, but she misses the Australian sky. The Burnt Country is her second novel.

Customer reviews

4.0 out of 5 stars
3 customer ratings
5 star 0% (0%) 0%
4 star
100%
3 star 0% (0%) 0%
2 star 0% (0%) 0%
1 star 0% (0%) 0%

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

2 customer reviews

7 September 2019
Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase
6 September 2019
Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase

Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon.com

Amazon.com: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 reviews
Brenda Telford
5.0 out of 5 starsAn exceptional read!
7 August 2019 - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Kindle Edition
One person found this helpful

Look for similar items by category