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The Resource Daughter of Bad Times

Daughter of Bad Times

Label
Daughter of Bad Times
Title
Daughter of Bad Times
Statement of responsibility
Rohan Wilson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'I'm a great fan of Rohan Wilson - and this is his best novel yet.' - Favel Parrett, bestselling author of Past the Shallows and When the Night Comes'It's impossible not to consider, as you read Daughter of Bad Times, that everything in 2075 is already here now and we are doing nothing to stop it. An utterly compelling vision by one of our finest writers.' Heather Rose, bestselling author of The Museum of Modern Love'Ferocious and brilliant' The Australian Book Review on To Name Those Lost'What better pitch than helping the refugees of the world? Who doesn't want to help refugees, right? The five Australian facilities are immigration detention centres, sure, but they're also manufacturing plants. That means two revenue streams for one facility. And we also clean up our image. We're not just a corrections company anymore-now, we're building communities, we're saving lives.'Rin Braden is almost ready to give up on life after the heartbreaking death of her lover Yamaan and the everyday dread of working for her mother's corrupt private prison company. But through a miracle Yamaan has survived.Yamaan turns up in an immigration detention facility in Australia, trading his labour for a supposedly safe place to live. This is no ordinary facility, it's Eaglehawk MTC, a manufactory built by her mother's company to exploit the flood of environmental refugees.Now Rin must find a way to free Yamaan before the ghosts of her past and a string of bad choices catch up with them both.In its vision of the future, Daughter of Bad Times explores the truth about a growing inhumanity, as profit becomes the priority
Summary
Rin Braden is almost ready to give up on life after the heartbreaking death of her lover Yamaan and the everyday dread of working for her mother's corrupt private prison company. But through a miracle Yamaan has survived. Yamaan turns up in an immigration detention facility in Australia, trading his labour for a supposedly safe place to live. This is no ordinary facility, it's Eaglehawk MTC, a manufactory built by her mother's company to exploit the flood of environmental refugees. Now Rin must find a way to free Yamaan before the ghosts of her past and a string of bad choices catch up with them both. In its vision of the future, Daughter of Bad Times explores the truth about a growing inhumanity as profit becomes the priority.
Tone
Writing style
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10774963
Cataloging source
SALS
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Wilson, Rohan
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Literary Fiction
  • General Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Daughter of Bad Times
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:AAU_625271
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781760871208
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Daughter of Bad Times
Control code
BORROWBOX:AAU_625271
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781760871208
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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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