The Resource Walter

Walter

Label
Walter
Title
Walter
Statement of responsibility
Ashley Sievwright
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Walter Kovak—insurance worker, early forties, unhappily married, no children, memorably invisible—is the sole survivor of a devastating suburban train crash. But Walter has no memory of the tragedy.One year on he starts to receive mysterious random warnings from strangers—warnings that could again save his life. And his memory of the fateful day begins to return.Ashley Sievwright lives, works and writes in Melbourne. His first novel, The Shallow End, was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers' Prize Best First Book in 2009.Reviews of The Shallow End:'...an impressively fresh voice in Australian fiction...The Shallow End is a little gem of a novel and deserves to be widely read.' —The Canberra Times'Both witty and easy to read...filled with moments of droll sagacity...evocative prose and cynical humour are Sievwright's strengths...' —Australian Book Review
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10168853
Cataloging source
DLC
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1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sievwright, Ashley
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Walter
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:62569dc1-f0d4-4e67-94aa-08d9b2283b49
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781742982281
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Walter
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:62569dc1-f0d4-4e67-94aa-08d9b2283b49
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781742982281
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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