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Lloyd Jones

Lloyd Jones was born in New Zealand in 1955. His previous novels and collections of stories include the award-winning The Book of Fame, Biografi, a New York Times Notable Book, Choo Woo, Here at the End of the World We Learn to Dance and Paint Your Wife. Lloyd Jones lives in Wellington.

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Here at the End of the World We Learn to Dance
Written by Lloyd Jones
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | August 2008
$12.00/(Canada) | 978-0-385-34262-9 (0-385-34262-4)

In tango, there are no wrong turns. But every dance begins with a backward step.

Taking his cue from the tango, the acclaimed author of Mister Pip has written a thrilling and sensuous novel about how we fall in love.

Ranging from rural New Zealand during the final days of World War I... Read more






Mister Pip
Written by Lloyd Jones
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | May 2008
$15.00/(Canada) | 978-0-385-34107-3 (0-385-34107-5)

In a novel that is at once intense, beautiful, and fablelike, Lloyd Jones weaves a transcendent story that celebrates the resilience of the human spirit and the power of narrative to transform our lives.

On a copper-rich tropical island shattered by war, where the teachers have fled with most everyone else, only... Read more





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