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The restoration of Otto Laird

Nigel Packer

The restoration of Otto Laird

a novel

by Nigel Packer

  • 355 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Life change events,
  • Retirees,
  • Architects,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNigel Packer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6116.A335 R48 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 338 pages
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27194810M
    ISBN 101250071542
    ISBN 109781250071545
    LC Control Number2015025063
    OCLC/WorldCa898418991

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NIGEL PACKER is a former journalist, whose eclectic writing career spanned from music reviews for the BBC to a reporting officer at the International Committee for the Red Cross. He received his BA in Archaeology from the University of York and an MA from Leiden University.

Nigel lives in London and The Restoration of Otto Laird is his first novel/5(28). The Restoration of Otto Laird: A Novel Nigel Packer (Author), Sean Barrett (Narrator), Macmillan Audio (Publisher) Get Audible Free/5(28).

An aging, once prominent architect feels that time is slipping by in The Restoration of Otto Laird, a debut novel by Nigel Packer. Its a thoughtful, multi-layered read, providing flashbacks to Ottos life, opening with concern about his memory, which he is finding problematic/5.

NIGEL PACKER is a former journalist, whose eclectic writing career spanned from music reviews for the BBC to a reporting officer at the International Committee for the Red Cross. He received his BA in Archaeology from the University of York and an MA from Leiden University.

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Once renowned for his radical designs, Otto now spends his days communing with nature and writing eccentric letters to old. Retired architect Otto Laird is living a peaceful, if slightly bemused, existence in Switzerland with his second wife, Anika.

Once renowned for his radical designs, Otto now spends his days communing with nature and writing eccentric letters to old friends (which he doesn't mail).

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Kindle Store. Go Search Hello Select your Reviews: The Restoration of Otto Laird is a book about growing into one's self, growing up, growing old - how time impacts the people and the spaces around us.

I'm fascinated by architecture and buildings and Otto reminded me in part of my old grandfather, a civil engineer whose buildings are beginning to disappear.4/5(37).

The Restoration of Otto Laird is a book about growing into one's self, growing up, growing old - how time impacts the people and the spaces around us. I'm fascinated by architecture and buildings and Otto reminded me in part of my old grandfather, a civil engineer whose buildings are beginning to disappear/5.

The Restoration of Otto Laird is a book about growing into one's self, growing up, growing old - how time impacts the people and the spaces around us.

I'm fascinated by architecture and buildings and Otto reminded me in part of my old grandfather, a civil engineer whose buildings are beginning to disappear/5(24). Find books like The Restoration of Otto Laird from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked The Restoration of Otto Laird al. Retired architect Otto Laird is living a peaceful, if slightly bemused, existence in Switzerland with his second wife, Anika. Once renowned for his radical designs, Otto now spends his days communing with nature and writing eccentric letters to old friends (which he doesn't mail).

As the filming proceeds and Otto revisits old haunts, a mood of lugubriousness intensifies, and Otto’s brilliant career takes on the decaying, doomed feel of Marlowe House itself. Restoration is imminent, however—a cozy business of loose ends tied and rifts mended, in keeping with the novel’s simple, sometimes-sentimental : Nigel Packer.

The Restoration of Otto Laird by Nigel Packer. Otto Laird is outragedThe peaceful, if slightly bemused, existence of this elderly, retired architect is rudely interrupted when he learns that his most significant and revolutionary building, Marlowe House, a s tower block council estate in south London is to be.

Nigel lives in London and The Restoration of Otto Laird is his first novel. Praise For “Packer weaves together the strands of Otto’s life with a narrative dexterity rarely seen in first novels, splicing in written letters and flashbacks.

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