'ONE OF THE FIRST POLITICAL CLASSICS OF THE 21st CENTURY'- Observer'EXTRAORDINARILY POWERFUL, POIGNANT AND AFFECTING. I WAS GREATLY MOVED' Michael PalinFOREWORD BY CHRISTINA LAMBJournalist Samar Yazbek was forced into exile by Assad's regime. When the uprising in Syria turned to bloodshed, she was determined to take action and secretly returned several times.
*NOW A RICHARD AND JUDY BOOK CLUB PICK 2017* 'The pages turn themselves!'Shortlisted for the HWA Gold Crown 2017A stunning, atmospheric novel in the great tradition of Death on the Nile and Patricia Highsmith, which tells of a young girl's terrifying journey trapped on a cruise liner to Australia at the brink of the Second World War. 'Thrilling, captivating.
The Crossing forms second part of Cormac McCarthy's critically acclaimed Border Trilogy, that began with All the Pretty Horses and concludes with The Cities of the Plain. Set on the south-western ranches in the years before the Second World War, Cormac McCarthy's The Crossing follows the fortunes of sixteen-year-old Billy Parham and his younger brother Boyd.
1. Andare 2. Footsteps in the Shadows 3. Texas Is My Mother 4. Teenage Luggage 5. Something Blue 6. Outlaw for You 7. Amor Puro 8. Waiting for Me 9. How Many Times 10. Cherry Blossom Rain 11. Sonica USA 12. Rio Navidad 13. Silver City 14. Fury and Fire 15. Flying 16. MC Overload 17. The Crossing Alejandro Escovedo's 'The Crossing' released via the Yep Roc label.