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The Resource Pink Mountain on Locust Island, Jamie Marina Lau

Pink Mountain on Locust Island, Jamie Marina Lau

Label
Pink Mountain on Locust Island
Title
Pink Mountain on Locust Island
Statement of responsibility
Jamie Marina Lau
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Monk lives in Chinatown with her washed-up painter father. When Santa Coy, possible boyfriend, potential accomplice, enters their lives, an intoxicating hunger consumes their home. So begins a heady descent into art, casino resorts, drugs, vacant swimming pools, religion, pixelated tutorial videos, and senseless violence
Summary
An unpredictable and innovative debut novel from a provocative new voice in Australian fiction. Embracing the noir tradition and featuring a prose style quite unlike any before, with references that will go both over your head and under your feet, Pink Mountain on Locust Island will flip readers upside down and turn your understanding of the world around around. Modernity, art, family, gender, drugs, music, adolescence, business, religion, internet cafes, food, strangers, aesthetics, vacations, fashion, desires, dreams, expectations, brown couches.
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10638144
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lau, Jamie Marina
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Crime
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Chinatowns
Target audience
adult
Label
Pink Mountain on Locust Island, Jamie Marina Lau
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
000061234226
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
234 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780994606884
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1013877967
Label
Pink Mountain on Locust Island, Jamie Marina Lau
Publication
Copyright
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
000061234226
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
234 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780994606884
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1013877967

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