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The Resource True stories : the collected short non-fiction, by Helen Garner

True stories : the collected short non-fiction, by Helen Garner

Label
True stories : the collected short non-fiction
Title
True stories
Title remainder
the collected short non-fiction
Statement of responsibility
by Helen Garner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Helen Garner visits the morgue, and goes cruising on a Russian ship. She sees women giving birth, and gets the sack for teaching her students about sex. She attends a school dance and a gun show.She writes about dreaming, about turning fifty, and the storm caused by The First Stone. Her story on the murder of the two-year-old Daniel Valerio wins her a Walkley Award.Garner looks at the world with a shrewd and sympathetic eye. Her non-fiction is always passionate and compelling
Summary
Collects all of the author's nonfiction essays over the course of her almost fifty years of writing, including works about family, love, growing old, and marriage
Award
Nita B. Kibble Literary Award, 1997.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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307685
Cataloging source
ANL
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1942-
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Garner, Helen
Dewey number
A824.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Short stories
  • Australian essays
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
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selected non-fiction
Label
True stories : the collected short non-fiction, by Helen Garner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060369051
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
636 pages
Isbn
9781925498875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)992709702
Label
True stories : the collected short non-fiction, by Helen Garner
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060369051
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
636 pages
Isbn
9781925498875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)992709702

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