Going West

Author(s): Maurice Gee

New Zealand Fiction

For all the promise of his name, Jack Skeat cannot be a poet. His friend Rex Petley - eel-catcher, girl-chaser, motorbike rider - takes that prize. Is he also a murderer? And why, forty years later, does he drown out on the Gulf? Jack has to find out, and is drawn to examine their lives. Going Westhas long been regarded as one of the most autobiographical of Maurice Gee's novels. Also available as an eBook

Page edges browned, some glue residue to endpapers, boards, dustjacket


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780670849970
  • : Penguin Books
  • : Viking
  • : August 1992
  • : ---length:- '21'width:- '14'units:- Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Maurice Gee
  • : Hardback
  • : first editon
  • : very good
  • : 240