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The Resource Snake Island, Ben Hobson

Snake Island, Ben Hobson

Label
Snake Island
Title
Snake Island
Statement of responsibility
Ben Hobson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Vernon and Penelope Moore never want to see their son Caleb again. Not after he hit his wife and ended up in gaol. But when Vernon hears that Caleb is being regularly visited and savagely bashed by a local criminal as the police stand by, he realises he has to act. What has his life been as a father if he turns his back on his son in his hour of desperate need? The father of Caleb's attacker is head of a violent crime family. The town lives in fear of him but Vernon is determined to fix things in a civilised way, father to father. If he shows respect, he reasons, it will be reciprocated. But how wrong he is
Summary
Vernon and Penelope never want to see their son Caleb again. Not after he bashed his wife and ended up in gaol. A lifetime of careful parental love wiped out in a moment. But when Vernon, a retired teacher, hears that Caleb is being regularly visited and savagely beaten by a local criminal as the police stand by, he knows he has to act.
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10784778
Cataloging source
APLS
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Hobson, Ben
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Violent offenders
  • Spousal abuse
  • Retired teachers
  • Families
  • Organized crime
  • Prison violence
  • Fathers and sons
  • Criminals
Target audience
adult
Label
Snake Island, Ben Hobson
Instantiates
Publication
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
000065672306
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
334 pages
Isbn
9781760527235
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1101381399
Label
Snake Island, Ben Hobson
Publication
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
000065672306
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
334 pages
Isbn
9781760527235
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1101381399

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