|Publisher:||The Paper Tiger|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.44(d)|
About the Author
Nevil Shute (1899-1960) was an English novelist and aeronautical engineer who served in the British military in both world wars and spent his later years in Australia. The author of 24 published novels and novellas, his best-known books include Pied Piper, A Town Like Alice, and especially On the Beach, set in a fictional post-atomic-war Australia.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
It was captivating but too short ... The length and simplicity were really better suited to a short story than a novel. Still, I paid good money for this book and it was worth every penny ... I just love Nevil Shute!