Five Rivers Met On A Wooded Plain

Barney Norris

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Norris has cut his teeth in theater, he is the award-winning playwright of Visitors and the Martin Esslin Playwright in Residence at Keble College, Oxford. He has a well-developed talent for making each line vivid, every character tangible.

Five Rivers Met on a Wooded Plain begins one quiet evening in Salisbury, when the peace is shattered by a serious car crash. At that moment, five lives collide – a flower seller, a schoolboy, an army wife, a security guard, a widower – all facing their own personal disasters.  As one of those lives hangs in the balance, the stories of all five unwind, drawn together by connection and coincidence into a web of love, grief, disenchantment and hope that perfectly represents the joys and tragedies of small town life.

  • ISBN 9780857523723
  • Title Five Rivers Met On A Wooded Plain
  • Author Barney Norris
  • Publisher Penguin Random House
  • Imprint Doubleday
  • Binding Hardback
  • Width 14.4cm
  • Height 22.2cm
  • Thickness 2.8cm
  • Weight 418g
  • Number of pages 288

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