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  • Published: 20 March 2013
  • ISBN: 9780143567684
  • Imprint: Penguin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 240
  • RRP: $19.99

Run




Dee loves the freedom and risk of parkour. And when he's set the ultimate parkour challenge he can't resist, but has he got himself in way over his head? Run is an unmissable paranoid thriller - genre fiction meets literary verse novel.

Dee lives for parkour, and the alternate worlds he invents to escape his mundane life. He knows the city better than anyone-the hidden spaces at night, the views that no one else sees, from heights no one else can scale,. With parkour, he's not running away. He's free

But just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not out to get you. And soon Dee is running for his life, running for real.

Run is an unmissable, paranoid thriller – genre fiction meets literary verse novel.

  • Pub date: 20 March 2013
  • ISBN: 9780143567684
  • Imprint: Penguin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 240
  • RRP: $19.99

About the Author

Tim Sinclair

Tim Sinclair is a Sydney-based poet, novelist, and occasional sound creator. His latest collection, Re:reading the dictionary, a word-nerd's homage to some of the more retiring words in the English language, was launched at the Queensland Poetry Festival in 2011. Other publications include the verse novel Nine Hours North, and the poetry concept album Brothers of the Head.
 
Tim has also spent a lot of time at the backend of the business, with day jobs at the SA Writers' Centre (Adelaide), Poets House (New York), and Australian Society of Authors (Sydney). He is currently undertaking a PhD in Creative Writing at The University of Adelaide, examining young adult post-apocalyptic fiction.


Awards & Recognition

  • Inky Awards

    Longlisted • 2014 • Gold Inky Award for an Australian Book

  • CBCA Book of the Year Awards

    Notable Book • 2014 • Younger Readers


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