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The Resource Boy Swallows Universe

Boy Swallows Universe

Label
Boy Swallows Universe
Title
Boy Swallows Universe
Statement of responsibility
Trent Dalton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exiled in a drug-oppressed refugee suburb in 1980s Australia, a 12-year-old boy dreams of a career in journalism while fending off the local criminal element to protect his imprisoned mother
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Book of the Year, 2019.
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Literary Fiction Book of the Year, 2019.
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Newcomer of the Year, 2019.
  • Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2018.
  • NSW Premier's Literary Awards, People's Choice Award for Fiction, 2019.
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10680644
Cataloging source
NOV
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"Dalton, Trent"
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Drug traffic
  • Brothers
  • Growing up
  • Boys who are mute
  • Drug dealers
  • Crime
  • Violence
  • Addiction
  • Criminal justice system
  • Brisbane, Queensland
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
Boy Swallows Universe
Instantiates
Edition
Large Print Fiction
Isbn
9781432867638
Label
Boy Swallows Universe
Edition
Large Print Fiction
Isbn
9781432867638

Library Locations

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