The Resource A world of other people, Steven Carroll, (electronic resource)

A world of other people, Steven Carroll, (electronic resource)

Label
A world of other people
Title
A world of other people
Statement of responsibility
Steven Carroll
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in 1941 during the Blitz, Steven Carroll's cinematic new novel traces the love affair of Jim, an Australian pilot in Bomber Command, and Iris, a forthright young Londoner, finding her voice as a writer. Haunted by secrets and malign coincidence, the couple struggles to build a future free of society's thin-lipped disapproval. Iris shares rooftop firewatching duties with the poet TS Eliot, who unwittingly seals their fate with his famous verse 'Little Gidding'. Miles Franklin Award-winning author Steven Carroll has produced a delicate yet unflinching piece of historical fiction that captures quiet romance in the midst of great unrest
Summary
Set in 1941 during the Blitz, A World of Other People traces the love affair of Jim, an Australian pilot in Bomber Command, and Iris, a forthright Englishwoman finding her voice as a writer.The young couple, haunted by secrets and malign coincidence, struggles to build a future free of society's thin-lipped disapproval. The poet T.S. Eliot, with whom Iris shares firewatching duties, unwittingly seals their fate with his poem 'Little Gidding', one of the famous Four Quartets
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Prime Minister's Literary Awards: Fiction, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10183817
Cataloging source
ANL
Characteristic
document
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carroll, Steven
Dewey number
823.4
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prime Minister's Literary Awards
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Man-woman relationships
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Literary prize winners
Target audience
adult
Label
A world of other people, Steven Carroll, (electronic resource)
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=HCP_019374&b2iSite=1545&preview=no
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable eBook
  • Fiction
Dimensions
unknown
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City of Gold Coast Libraries
Isbn
9781743099735
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781743099735
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A world of other people, Steven Carroll, (electronic resource)
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=HCP_019374&b2iSite=1545&preview=no
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable eBook
  • Fiction
Dimensions
unknown
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City of Gold Coast Libraries
Isbn
9781743099735
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781743099735
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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