The Resource Breath, Tim Winton

Breath, Tim Winton

Label
Breath
Title
Breath
Statement of responsibility
Tim Winton
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Breath is a beautiful, gripping, deeply moving novel about our need for excitement and to push ourselves to the limits; about the power of the sea; and how ordinary people live with tragedy."--Provided by publisher
Summary
When paramedic Bruce Pike is called out to deal with another teenage adventure gone wrong, he knows better than his partner better than the parents what happened and how. Thirty years ago, that dead boy could have been him.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Age Fiction or Imaginative Writing Award, 2008.
  • Miles Franklin Award, 2009.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
253436
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winton, Tim
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Self-destructive behavior
  • Growing up
  • Surfers
  • Surfing
  • Sexuality
  • Male friendship
  • Paramedics
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
Breath, Tim Winton
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000042402034
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9780241015308
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Breath, Tim Winton
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000042402034
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9780241015308
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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