''A heart-rending epic . . . truly marvelous.'' --Chicago Tribune
''A perfect read . . . The kind of book the world blockbuster was made for.'' --Boston Globe
''This gripping and passionate tale of an Australian family is a natural for audio presentation . . . Woods creates an audio edition that is as addictive to listen to as the book is to read.'' --AudioFile
From the Inside Flap
With over 10 million copies sold worldwide, here is the towering epic about three generations of a remarkable family in the Australian outback that was the basis for one of the most beloved television miniseries of all time. The Boston Globe
called it "the kind of book the word 'blockbuster' was made for." The inaugural edition of our Modern Classics
series, this is the only hardcover edition of The Thorn Birds
currently in print.