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The Resource The Fragments

The Fragments

Label
The Fragments
Title
The Fragments
Statement of responsibility
Toni Jordan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nearly fifty years later, Brisbane bookseller Caddie Walker is waiting in line to see a Karlson exhibition featuring the famous fragments when she meets a charismatic older woman. The woman quotes a phrase from the Karlson fragments that Caddie knows does not exist—and yet to Caddie, who knows Inga Karlson’s work like she knows her name, it feels genuine.Caddie is electrified. Jolted her from her sleepy, no-worries life in torpid 1980s Brisbane she is driven to investigate: to find the clues that will unlock the greatest literary mystery of the twentieth century.Toni Jordan is the author of five novels. The international bestseller Addition was a Richard and Judy Bookclub pick and was longlisted for the Miles Franklin Literary Award. Fall Girl was published internationally and has been optioned for film, and Nine Days was awarded Best Fiction at the Indie Awards, was shortlisted for the ABIA Best General Fiction award and was named in Kirkus Review’s top 10 Historical Novels of 2013. Our Tiny, Useless Hearts was shortlisted for the Voss Literary Prize 2017 and longlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award 2018. Toni's latest book is the literary mystery The Fragments. She lives in Melbourne
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Award
Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2018
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10729860
Cataloging source
SALS
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Jordan, Toni
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Literary Fiction
  • Australian Fiction
  • Contemporary Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Fragments
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:TXT_542271
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781925774047
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Fragments
Control code
BORROWBOX:TXT_542271
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781925774047
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
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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