Paperback re-issue of a novel that explores the after effects of a plane hijacking on the two key characters, Lowell and Samantha. They are brought together by the shared trauma and their pursuit of the truth surrounding the plane tragedy. Features of this edition include interviews, reviews and behind the scenes information. Awarded the 2003 Queensland Premier's Award for Best Fiction Book. Australian-born author is Professor of English and Distinguished Writer in Residence at the University of South Carolina and received the 2003 Patrick White Award. Previous books include 'Borderline', 'Charades' and 'The Last Magician'.