Netherland

Author(s): Joseph O'Neill

Hardback fiction

What do you do when your wife takes your child and leaves you alone in a city of ghosts? Dutch banker Hans van den Broek chooses cricket. But New York cricket is a long way from the tranquil sport he grew up with. It's a rough, almost secret game, played in scrubby marginal urban parks by people the city doesn't see - people like Chuck Ramkissoon. Years later, when a body is pulled out of a New York canal, Hans is forced to remember his unusual friendship with Chuck - dreamer, visionary, and perhaps something darker...


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780307377043
  • : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
  • : Pantheon
  • : May 2008
  • : 1.07 Inches X 5.9 Inches X 9.3 Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : very good
  • : 272
  • : Joseph O'Neill
  • : Hardback