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The Resource Pig boy, J. C. Burke

Pig boy, J. C. Burke

Label
Pig boy
Title
Pig boy
Statement of responsibility
J. C. Burke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On Damon Styles's eighteenth birthday, he is expelled from school. But it's what happens afterwards that changes everything. Now Damon must come up with a plan. It's the only way he can think straight. First, get his firearms licence. Then, see if the Pigman will give him a job - pig hunting will teach Damon what he needs to know. And he?d better get a lock for his wardrobe so his mother won't find what he's hiding..
Award
  • Ned Kelly Award for Best Novel, 2012.
  • Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
393814
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burke, J. C
Dewey number
823.4
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For young adults
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War victims
  • Farm life
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Australian fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Pig boy, J. C. Burke
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000046253749
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
322 p.
Isbn
9781741663129
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Pig boy, J. C. Burke
Publication
Control code
000046253749
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
322 p.
Isbn
9781741663129
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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