Thorn Birds

Thorn Birds

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"Beautiful....Compelling entertainment."
--New York Times

"A heart-rending epic...truly marvelous."
--Chicago Tribune


One of the most beloved novels of all time, The Thorn Birds, Colleen McCullough's sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in the Australian Outback, returns to enthrall a new generation.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 692 pages
  • 108.2 x 173.23 x 30.48mm | 330g
  • HarperCollins
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 25th Anniversary ed.
  • 0380018179
  • 9780380018178
  • 15,250

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Now, 25 years after it first took the world by storm, Colleen McCullough's sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in the Australian Outback returns to enthrall a new generation. As powerful, moving, and unforgettable as when it originally appeared, it remains a monumental literary achievement--a landmark novel to be read . . . and read again!
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Review quote

"A perfect Read...The kind of book the world blockbuster was made"--"Boston Globe"A heart-rending epic...truly marvelous"--"Chicago Tribune"Beautiful...compelling entertaiment--
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About Colleen McCullough

McCullough, Colleen

Colleen McCullough is the author of The Thorn Birds, Tim, An Indecent Obsession, A Creed for the Third Millennium, The Ladies of Missalonghi, The First Man in Rome, The Grass Crown, Fortune's Favorites, Caesar's Women, Caesar, and other novels. She lives with her husband on Norfolk Island in the South Pacific.
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Rating details

288,663 ratings
4.23 out of 5 stars
5 48% (139,628)
4 32% (91,640)
3 15% (44,660)
2 3% (9,645)
1 1% (3,090)
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