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The Resource The Breeding Season

The Breeding Season

Label
The Breeding Season
Title
The Breeding Season
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Niehaus
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dark and poetic . . . beautiful writing.' - Alice Sebold, author of the international bestseller The Lovely Bones'Astonishing. The writing is visceral and affecting, the sentences muscular and beating with a linguistic pulse which makes the book feel like a live creature. The Breeding Season is a creature that might, in turn, rip your heart out or blanket you in a comforting hug. Craft like this is rare and magical.' - Krissy Kneen, award-winning author of WinteringThe rains come to Brisbane just as Elise and Dan descend into grief. Elise, a scientist, believes that isolation and punishing fieldwork will heal her pain. Her husband Dan, a writer, questions the truths of his life, and looks to art for answers. Worlds apart, Elise and Dan must find a way to forgive themselves and each other before it's too late.An astounding debut novel that forensically and poetically explores the intersections of art and science, sex and death, and the heartbreaking complexity of love. The Breeding Season marks the arrival of a thrilling new talent in Australian literature
Summary
The rains come to Brisbane just as couple Elise and Dan descend into grief. Elise, a scientist, believes that isolation and punishing fieldwork will heal her pain. Dan, a writer, questions the truths of his life, and looks to art for answers. Worlds apart, Elise and Dan must find a way to forgive themselves and each other before it's too late.
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10796710
Cataloging source
SALS
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Niehaus, Amanda
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
The Breeding Season
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:ebf7b5c4-6df6-4bb9-a83f-c42c28c21098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781760872045
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Breeding Season
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:ebf7b5c4-6df6-4bb9-a83f-c42c28c21098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781760872045
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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