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The Resource Past the shallows, Favel Parrett

Past the shallows, Favel Parrett

Label
Past the shallows
Title
Past the shallows
Statement of responsibility
Favel Parrett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Harry and Miles live with their father, an abalone fisherman, on the south-east coast of Tasmania. With their mum dead, they are left to look after themselves. When Miles isn't helping out on the boat they explore the coast and Miles and his older brother, Joe, loves to surf. Harry is afraid of the water
Summary
Still traumatized by their mother's early death, brothers Joe, Miles, and Harry struggle as their abusive and alcoholic father endeavors to earn a living as a fisherman while harboring a dark secret
Theme
Tone
Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Newcomer of the Year, 2012.
  • Dobbie Literary Award, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10002764
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parrett, Favel
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fishing
  • Tasmania
Target audience
adult
Label
Past the shallows, Favel Parrett
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000046945432
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
254 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780733626579
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Past the shallows, Favel Parrett
Publication
Control code
000046945432
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
254 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780733626579
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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