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The Resource Darkness On the Edge of Town

Darkness On the Edge of Town

Label
Darkness On the Edge of Town
Title
Darkness On the Edge of Town
Statement of responsibility
Jessie Cole
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A hauntingly searing tale of the kindness of strangers and the malice of loved ones, featuring an accidental hero, his daughter and a tragic interloper who crashes into their lives in a northern NSW country town - with unexpected consequences... 'My dad, he collects broken things ... Where other people see junk he sees potential ... My dad collects broken people too ... ' Vincent is nearly forty years old, with little to show for his life except his precious sixteen-year-old daughter, Gemma: sensitive, insightful and wise beyond her years. When a stranger crashes her car outside Vincent and Gemma's bush home, their lives take a dramatic turn. In an effort to help the stranded woman, father and daughter are drawn into a world of unexpected and life-changing consequences. DARKNESS ON tHE EDGE OF tOWN is a haunting tale that beguiles the reader with its deceptively simple prose, its gripping and unrelenting tensions, and its disturbing yet tender observations
Tone
Writing style
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10160723
Cataloging source
ANL
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Cole, Jessie
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Darkness On the Edge of Town
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:d3add189-df54-4046-a5e9-12f915086915
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9780730493853
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Darkness On the Edge of Town
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:d3add189-df54-4046-a5e9-12f915086915
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780730493853
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
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