Border Crossing

Border Crossing

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Border Crossing is Pat Barker`s intrepid novel about darkness, evil and society. When Tom Seymour, a child psychologist, dives into a river to save a young man from drowning, he unknowingly opens a chapter in his past that he hoped to forget. Because Tom already knows Danny Miller. When Danny was ten, Tom helped him lock him up for the murder of an old woman. Now released from prison with a new identity, Danny has a couple of questions - questions he thinks only Tom can answer. Reluctantly, Tom is withdrawn into Danny`s world, a place where the line between good and evil, innocence and guilt is blurred and confused. But when Danny`s demands of Tim become extreme, Tom wonders if he`s crossed a line of his own - and can he ever come back if he crosses it? `` Brilliantly crafted. Undaunted but sensitive, this is a dark story expertly told. "Daily Mail" A great text, sad and terrifying. It will keep you exhausted and fuzzy while reading until 2am. . In addition to exploring the secrets of "evil", Barker explores society`s horrified and disjointed response to it. "Guardian" Rich, Inspiring, Amazing, Breathtaking "The Times Pat Barker was born in 1943. His books include the critically acclaimed Regeneration trilogy, consisting of Regeneration, which was made into a film, The Eye in the Door, which has won the Guardian Fiction Prize, and the Ghost Road, which won the Booker Prize. trilogy includes the list of the ten best historical novels 2012 observer. and `also the author of the latest novels another world, crossing of Borders, Double Vision, Class life and Toby`s room. lives in Durham.

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