The Story of Danny Dunn by Bryce Courtenay
The Story of Danny Dunn by Bryce Courtenay
The Story of Danny Dunn by Bryce Courtenay
The Story of Danny Dunn by Bryce Courtenay
The Story of Danny Dunn by Bryce Courtenay

The Story of Danny Dunn by Bryce Courtenay

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The Story of Danny Dunn

by Bryce Courtenay

Viking, Penguin, 2009, hardcover, dustjacket, ISBN 9780670073344

Near Fine Condition, minor shelf-wear to dusjacket, watermarks to inside back dusjacket and back cover

'In the aftermath of the Great Depression, few opportunities existed for working-class boys, but at just 18 Danny Dunn has a good deal going for him: brains, looks, sporting ability - and an easy charm. 
His parents run The Hero, a favourite neighbourhood pub, and Danny is a local hero. Luck changes for Danny when he signs up to go to war. He returns home a physically broken man, to a life that will be changed for ever. Together with Helen, a woman of strength, character and intelligence who becomes his wife, he sets about rebuilding his life. 
It is a life tormented by personal demons, and shaped by compassion, corruption, love and power - and the gift of twin daughters, Sam and Gabby. Set against a backdrop of Australian pubs and politics, The Story of Danny Dunn is an Australian family saga spanning three generations. It is a compelling tale of love, ambition and the destructive power of obsession, at a time of great change in Australia's history.'