Nevil Shute

Nevil Shute Norway (17 January 1899 – 12 January 1960) was an English novelist and aeronautical engineer who spent his later years in Australia. He used his full name in his engineering career and Nevil Shute as his pen name.
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Chequer Board by Nevil Shute by Nevil Shute
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John Turner a young man with a checkered past has been told he has just one year to live. He decides to use his time in search of three very different men he met briefly during the war a snobbish British pilot a young corporal accused of murder and a black G.I. accused of attempted rape. Along the way Turner learns about forgiveness tolerance and second chances and overcomes his fear of death.  read more
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Town Like Alice by Nevil Shute by Nevil Shute
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This title features an introduction by Eric Lomax. Jean Paget is just twenty years old and working in Malaya when the Japanese invasion begins. When she is captured she joins a group of other European women and children whom the Japanese force to march for miles through the jungle an experience that leads to the deaths of many. Due to her courageous spirit and ability to speak Malay Jean takes on the role of leader of the sorry gaggle of prisoners and many end up owing their lives to her indo  read more
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Pied Piper by Nevil Shute by Nevil Shute
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As recommended on BBC4s A Good Read A very good writer...simple elegant and readable...a fantastic story. Jonathan Coe. With an introduction by John Boyne. John Howard is determined to brighten up his old age by taking a fishing trip to France. However during his stay the Nazis invade and he is forced to try to escape back to England with the two small children of some friends who are forced to stay behind in order to help the Allied war effort. As the conflict grows closer the roads be  read more
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So Disdained by Nevil Shute
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In the Wet by Nevil Shute
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Most Secret by Nevil Shute
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On the Beach by Nevil Shute
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Landfall by Nevil Shute
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A novel which tells a story about young men in the RAF during World War II.  read more
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Slide Rule by Nevil Shute
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Nevil Shute was a pioneer in the world of flying long before he became a novelist. This autobiography tells of his life as an engineer and of the extraordinary competition that developed between government and private enterprise in the construction of the airship R100 and the ill-fated R101.  read more
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A Town Like Alice by Shute, Nevil
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1965. 314 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, foxing and tanning.  read more
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Lonely Road by Nevil Shute
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1965. 245 pages. This is an ex-Library book. Orange pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth boards with silver lettering. Ex-library copy with expected inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some foxing. Binding has remained firm. Boards are mildly rub worn, with some light shelf wear to spine, edges and corners, corners are bumped. Slight crushing to spine ends. Light wear to dust jacket with tears, nicks and creases to spine, edge and corners. Dust jacket laminated to boards and protected by plastic wrapper.  read more
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No highway by Nevil Shute
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1965. 280 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning.  read more
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