The Resource The Dry

The Dry

Label
The Dry
Title
The Dry
Statement of responsibility
Jane Harper
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Luke Hadler turns a gun on his wife and child, then himself. The farming community of Kiewarra is facing life and death choices daily. If one of their own broke under the strain, well ...When Federal Police investigator Aaron Falk returns to Kiewarra for the funerals, he is loath to confront the people who rejected him twenty years earlier. But when his investigative skills are called on, the facts of the Hadler case start to make him doubt this murder-suicide charge.And as Falk probes deeper into the killings, old wounds are reopened. For Falk and his childhood friend Luke shared a secret ... A secret Falk thought long-buried ... A secret which Luke's death starts to bring to the surface ..
Member of
Summary
Receiving a sinister anonymous note after his best friend's suspicious death, federal agent Aaron Falk is forced to confront the fallout of a twenty-year-old false alibi against a backdrop of the worst drought Melbourne has seen in a century
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Tone
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Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Book of the Year, 2017.
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, General Fiction Book of the Year, 2017.
  • Davitt Awards, Best Adult Novel, 2017
  • Davitt Awards, Readers' Choice, 2017
  • Gold Dagger Award for Best Crime Novel of the Year, 2017
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2017
  • Ned Kelly Award for Best First Novel, 2017
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10513222
Cataloging source
NOV
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Harper, Jane
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Aaron Falk novels
Series volume
0001
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  • Australian Fiction
  • Crime & Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
The Dry
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:MAC_249886
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781743549995
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Dry
Control code
BORROWBOX:MAC_249886
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781743549995
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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