The ghost road

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Dutton, Dec 1, 1995 - Fiction - 277 pages
26 Reviews
As World War I winds to a close, two men--Dr. William Rivers, a psychologist whose dedicated healing sends men back to the brutal front, and Billy Prior, a shell-shocked soldier determined to rejoin the final English offensive--are profounded affected by the events of the era. Winner of the 1995 Booker Prize. 35,000 first printing. $35,000 ad/promo.

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Review: The Ghost Road (Regeneration #3)

User Review  - Elise Dalli - Goodreads

What struck me while reading The Ghost Road was the sheer unbridled feeling of hopelessness throughout the novel. The Ghost Road was written from the perspective of a shell-shocked soldier sent home ... Read full review

Review: The Ghost Road (Regeneration #3)

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

This luminous book, the third in the “Regeneration” trilogy, has so many layers and intersecting themes, it takes your breath away. The magic is in the way Barker casts these themes out there and ... Read full review


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Pat Barker's most recent novel is Another World (FSG, 1999). She is also the author of the highly acclaimed Regeneration trilogy: Regeneration; The Eye in the Door, winner of the 1993 Guardian Fiction Prize; and The Ghost Road, winner of the 1996 Booker Prize. She lives in England.