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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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2007.
  • 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.
  • Nielsen BookData Australian Booksellers’ Choice Award, 2006.
  • NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Christina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2006.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
143426
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grenville, Kate
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.G73
LC item number
S47 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Penal colonies
  • Land tenure
  • New South Wales
Target audience
adult
Label
The secret river, Kate Grenville
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
334 p.
Isbn
9781841957975
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781841957975
  • (OCoLC)68043530
Label
The secret river, Kate Grenville
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
334 p.
Isbn
9781841957975
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781841957975
  • (OCoLC)68043530

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