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The Resource Mr Peacock's possessions, Lydia Syson

Mr Peacock's possessions, Lydia Syson

Label
Mr Peacock's possessions
Title
Mr Peacock's possessions
Statement of responsibility
Lydia Syson
Title variation
Mister Peacock possessions
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1873. A desert island. A family of settlers, and a series of shocking events that turn their world upside down. A vulnerable young boy goes missing as the same time as an indentured team of young men arrive on the island to work. The dark history of the island, and the trading in people is brought to the fore as the two cultures clash. The teenage sister of the missing boy, and their charismatic, domineering father must choose their allegiance. Making the wrong choice will have fatal consequences ..
Summary
1873. A desert island. A family of settlers, & a series of shocking events that turn their world upside down. A vulnerable young boy goes missing as the same time as an indentured team of young men arrive on the island to work. The dark history of the island, and the trading in people is brought to the fore as the two cultures clash. The teenage sister of the missing boy & their charismatic, domineering father must choose their allegiance. Making the wrong choice will have fatal consequences.
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10659429
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Syson, Lydia
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missing children
  • Islands
  • Survival
  • Self-reliant living
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Families
  • Oceania
  • New Zealand
Target audience
adult
Label
Mr Peacock's possessions, Lydia Syson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes discussion questions
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000061985672
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
409 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781785761867
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1006441817
Label
Mr Peacock's possessions, Lydia Syson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes discussion questions
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000061985672
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
409 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781785761867
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1006441817

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