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The Resource Bonzer : my unforgettable childhood, Sandy Thorne

Bonzer : my unforgettable childhood, Sandy Thorne

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Bonzer : my unforgettable childhood
Title
Bonzer
Title remainder
my unforgettable childhood
Statement of responsibility
Sandy Thorne
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Feel like a trip down memory lane? Need a laugh? If you've ever pinched fruit, pelted rocks on people's roofs, talked about hairs in grade seven or been expelled from school, this hilarious memoir will be your cup of tea. If you didn't do any of those things but wanted to, this book is also for you. Growing up wild and free in the golden era of the 1950s and '60s in rural Queensland, Sandy Thorne was constantly in more strife than Flash Gordon. Her bum frequently glowed as crimson as a baboon's after thoroughly deserved thrashings from her long-suffering mother. With a philandering father drifting in and out of her home life and a collection of very loyal animals as her constant companions, Sandy learnt how to talk her way out of many sticky situations, emerging with an ability to laugh at herself, and to make other people laugh. At fourteen, she decided it was time to see what else was on offer and ran away to be a jillaroo. But that's the next instalment ..
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10319391
Cataloging source
ANL
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Thorne, Sandy
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Thorne, Sandy
  • Thorne, Sandy
Target audience
adult
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my unforgettable childhood
Label
Bonzer : my unforgettable childhood, Sandy Thorne
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000051619767
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
291 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781921901249
Isbn Type
(paperback) :
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
Label
Bonzer : my unforgettable childhood, Sandy Thorne
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000051619767
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
291 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781921901249
Isbn Type
(paperback) :
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits

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