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The midnight dress, Karen Foxlee

Label
The midnight dress
Title
The midnight dress
Statement of responsibility
Karen Foxlee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Rose Lovell and her father arrive in a north Queensland sugarcane town, she knows how it will go: her father will dry out for a while, then binge at the pub one night. The next morning he'll start packing. By lunchtime they'll be gone. But this time seems different
Summary
Rose, nearly sixteen, is used to traveling around with her alcoholic father but connects with the people of a small, coastal Australian town, especially classmate Pearl and reclusive Edie, who teaches her to sew a magical dress for the Harvest Festival while a mystery unfolds around them
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Davitt Awards, Best YA Novel, 2014.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10203752
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foxlee, Karen
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
710
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sewing
  • Friendship
  • Australian fiction
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The midnight dress, Karen Foxlee
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000050109967
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9780702249648
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The midnight dress, Karen Foxlee
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000050109967
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9780702249648
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

Library Locations

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