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The river house, Janita Cunnington

Label
The river house
Title
The river house
Statement of responsibility
Janita Cunnington
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is the late 1940s, and the Broody River runs through a maze of sandbanks into the Coral Sea. On its southern bank lies the holiday town of Baroodibah. But its northern shore is wild - unsettled except for The River House, an old weatherboard box on stumps where the Carlyle family take their holidays. For four-year-old Laurie Carlyle the house and its untold stories fire the imagination. It is a place of boating trips and nature collections, of the wind howling, the sheoaks sighing and the pelicans soaring into the blue sky. But when a squabble between Laurie and her older brother Tony takes an unexpected turn, she detects the first hints of family discord. As the years pass, The River House holidays seem to shine a light on the undercurrents in the family: the secret from her mother's past, the bitterness between Tony and their father Doug, and her sister Miranda's increasingly erratic and dangerous behaviour ..
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
The river house, Janita Cunnington
Label
The river house, Janita Cunnington
Publication
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16192798
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Dimensions
23 cm
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Extent
414 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780143780175
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)926086369
  • (OCoLC)ocn926086369

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