The Red Thread


Nicholas Jose's new novel is a love story that oscillates between contemporary Shanghai and ancient China. The hardback edition was published simultaneously by Faber in the UK and Chronicle Books in the US, and the film rights have already been optioned by an Australian production company. Shen, one of the main characters, acquires an extremely rare edition of Six Chapters of a Floating Life, a book written nearly two centuries before. The final two chapters of the book have never been found, however, and the classic is even more prized for its incompleteness. With his girlfriend, Ruth, an Australian artist, they become ever more enmeshed in Six Chapters as they discover that the book's characters and events read more

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ISBN:

9781740640138

Format:

Paperback

Dimensions:

20cm x 13cm

RRP:

$24.99

Category:

Fiction

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

05 October 2001

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Nicholas Jose