The Lost Flying Boat: A Novel by Alan Sillitoe

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The Lost Flying Boat: A Novel

'“Has the power of The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner . . . Brilliant.” —The Times Literary Supplement   “An airborne treasure hunt . . . Riveting . . . Adroitly handled.” —The Guardian   “Adventure is both escape and reality . . . Feels a bit like Joseph Conrad transferred to the Airforce.” —The Sunday Times  “An admirable adventure story . . . The adventure lasts right to the final pages.” —The Times (London)   “Remarkably credible . . . [Sillitoe’s] treasure-seekers are well-observed human beings. . . . Here it gains most by comparison with classics of the genre. . . . Exciting . . . with a well-timed climax.” —The Sunday Telegraph  Praise for Alan Sillitoe “One of the best English writers of the day.” —The New York Times Book Review   “In a time when both Colin Wilson and Albert Camus were famous for writing books entitled The Outsider, he [Alan Sillitoe] was an outsider’s outsider.” —Daily Mirror   “A master storyteller.” —The Observer  '
'“Has the power of The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner . . . Brilliant.” —The Times Literary Supplement   “An airborne treasure hunt . . . Riveting . . . Adroitly handled.” —The Guardian   “Adventure is both escape and reality . . . Feels a bit like Joseph Conrad transferred to the Airforce.” —The Sunday Times  “An admirable adventure story . . . The adventure lasts right to the final pages.” —The Times (London)   “Remarkably credible . . . [Sillitoe’s] treasure-seekers are well-observed human beings. . . . Here it gains most by comparison with classics of the genre. . . . Exciting . . . with a well-timed climax.” —The Sunday Telegraph  Praise for Alan Sillitoe “One of the best English writers of the day.” —The New York Times Book Review   “In a time when both Colin Wilson and Albert Camus were famous for writing books entitled The Outsider, he [Alan Sillitoe] was an outsider’s outsider.” —Daily Mirror   “A master storyteller.” —The Observer  '
Publisher: Open Road Media ISBN: 9781504034456 Pages: 287