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The Resource Black rock white city, A.S. Patric

Black rock white city, A.S. Patric

Label
Black rock white city
Title
Black rock white city
Statement of responsibility
A.S. Patric
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Black Rock White City is a novel about the damages of war, the limits of choice, and the hope of love. During a hot Melbourne summer Jovan's cleaning work at a bayside hospital is disrupted by acts of graffiti and violence becoming increasingly malevolent. For Jovan the mysterious words that must be cleaned away dislodge the poetry of the past. He and his wife Suzana were forced to flee Sarajevo and the death of their children
Summary
After losing everything and fleeing war-torn Sarajevo, Jovan and Suzana fight to start anew in Melbourne, but face tremendous pressures at work where Jovan must deal with the suspicion that he’s being targeted by violent and racially charged vandals
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Miles Franklin Award, 2016
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10446648
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Patric, A. S
Dewey number
823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Cleaning personnel
  • Refugees
  • Children
  • Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Target audience
adult
Label
Black rock white city, A.S. Patric
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn903083899
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781921924835
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014455416
System control number
(OCoLC)903083899
Label
Black rock white city, A.S. Patric
Publication
Control code
ocn903083899
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781921924835
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014455416
System control number
(OCoLC)903083899

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