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Award-winning author Sonya Harnett's novel about a young man fighting the future, a young woman fighting the past, and a long-lost animal that can teach them both the art of survival.

In a dying country town lives a young man fighting the future, a young woman fighting the past, and a long-lost animal that can teach them both the art of survival.

Reviews

The finest Australian writer of her generation

The Age

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143574002

    June 27, 2016

    Penguin

    208 pages

    RRP $19.99

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  • EBook

    9781742283135

    January 5, 2007

    Penguin eBooks

    204 pages

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Also by Sonya Hartnett

The Wild One
Golden Boys
The Boy and The Toy
Life in Ten Houses: Penguin Special
The Best Australian Stories 2012
Children of the King
Come Down, Cat!
The Midnight Zoo
Surrender: Popular Penguins
Butterfly
Of a Boy: Popular Penguins
Ghost's Child
The Silver Donkey
Surrender
Forest
Of a Boy
Thursday's Child
All My Dangerous Friends
The Devil Latch
Sleeping Dogs
Princes
Black Foxes
Wilful Blue

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