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The Resource The secret river, Kate Grenville

The secret river, Kate Grenville

Label
The secret river
Title
The secret river
Statement of responsibility
Kate Grenville
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Moving between the slums of nineteenth-century London and the convict colonies of Australia, a compelling historical novel chronicles the lives and fortunes of the early pioneers of New South Wales, in a volume based on the author's own family history
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Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Book of the Year, 2006.
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Literary Fiction Book of the Year, 2006.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book, 2006.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, South East Asia and South Pacific: Best Book, 2006.
  • NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Christina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2006.
  • Nielsen BookData Australian Booksellers’ Choice Award, 2006.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2007.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
143426
Cataloging source
NOV
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1950-
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Grenville, Kate
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Squatter settlements
  • Convicts
  • New South Wales
Target audience
adult
Label
The secret river, Kate Grenville
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Melbourne : Text, 2005
Control code
000040659876
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
442 p. (large print)
Isbn
9781846324444
Label
The secret river, Kate Grenville
Publication
Note
Originally published: Melbourne : Text, 2005
Control code
000040659876
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
442 p. (large print)
Isbn
9781846324444

Library Locations

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