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The Resource Black Painted Fingernails

Black Painted Fingernails

Label
Black Painted Fingernails
Title
Black Painted Fingernails
Statement of responsibility
Steven Herrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When James drives out west to do a teaching round, he has no idea that a girl with wild hair and flowing black dress will change his direction completely. A captivating story of tender new friendship and self-discovery.'How about we toss a coin? Heads, it's west and a lift. Tails, it's still west, but no lift.'James is heading into the country on his first teacher-training round when a mysterious girl asks him for a ride. Sophie has him all worked out: 'You live with your parents and they bought you this car, and a very nice car it is too...' At first James can't see past her wild hair and attitude, but then Sophie trusts him with a secret she's been keeping too long.Steven Herrick masterfully reveals the essence of his characters in this tough and tender story about opening up to love and living a life that's true. Black Painted Fingernails is a captivating novel by the author of By the River and other popular, award-winning books
Summary
Follows the adventures of James, who, while heading into the country on a first teacher-training round, is approached by the mysterious Sophie and entrusted with a complicated secret
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book
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10001259
Cataloging source
ANL
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Herrick, Steven
Dewey number
823.3
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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Young Adult Fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Black Painted Fingernails
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:8898a4db-36c2-4a0e-8d47-c501a1bd1ec4
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781742691749
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Black Painted Fingernails
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:8898a4db-36c2-4a0e-8d47-c501a1bd1ec4
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781742691749
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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