Heat And Light

Author: Ellen van Neerven
Homepage_9780702253218

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  • : $22.95(AUD)
  • : 9780702253218
  • : University of Queensland Press
  • : University of Queensland Press
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  • : October 2013
  • : 20.00 cmmm X 12.70 cmmm X 1.50 cmmm
  • : Australia
  • : 22.95
  • : August 2014
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  • : books

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  • : black white illustrations
  • : 226
  • : Ellen van Neerven
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  • : Paperback
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Barcode 9780702253218
9780702253218

Description

In this award-winning work of fiction, Ellen van Neerven takes her readers on a journey that is mythical, mystical and still achingly real. Over three parts, she takes traditional storytelling and gives it a unique, contemporary twist. In 'Heat', we meet several generations of the Kresinger family and the legacy left by the mysterious Pearl. In 'Water', van Neerven offers a futuristic imagining of a people whose existence is under threat. While in 'Light', familial ties are challenged and characters are caught between a desire for freedom and a sense of belonging. Heat and Light presents a surprising and unexpected narrative journey while heralding the arrival of an exciting new talent in Australian writing.

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