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The Resource A thousand tiny truths, Kyo Maclear

A thousand tiny truths, Kyo Maclear

Label
A thousand tiny truths
Title
A thousand tiny truths
Statement of responsibility
Kyo Maclear
Title variation
Thousand tiny truths
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born of an adulterous affair, ethnically ambiguous and growing up in the racially charged 1960s, life was never going to be kind to Marcel. Living with his white surrogate father, Oliver, Marcel clings to the peicemeal memories of his mother, desperate to know who his real parents are
Summary
In post-war England, an orphan boy named Marcel follows his guardian Oliver to Africa and Saigon. He watches as American troops transform the city and he discovers his artistic talent. As the fighting escalates, emotions are unleashed and Oliver decides to tell Marcel the truth about his life.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10113740
Cataloging source
NOV
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1970-
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Maclear, Kyo
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Adoptees
  • Racially mixed people
  • Fathers and sons
  • Family secrets
  • London (England)
  • Vietnam
Target audience
adult
Label
A thousand tiny truths, Kyo Maclear
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000048068211
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
317 p.
Isbn
9781742611525
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Label
A thousand tiny truths, Kyo Maclear
Publication
Control code
000048068211
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
317 p.
Isbn
9781742611525
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :

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