The Resource Blueback, Tim Winton

Blueback, Tim Winton

Label
Blueback
Title
Blueback
Statement of responsibility
Tim Winton
Title variation
Blue back
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Abel Jackson loves to dive. He's a natural in the water. He can't remember a time when he couldn't use a mask and snorkel to glide down into the clear deep. Life is tough out at Longboat Bay. Every day the boy helps his mother earn their living from the sea and the land. It's hard work but Abel has the bush and the sky and the bay to himself. Until the day he meets Blueback, the fish that changes his life. Blueback is a story about people learning from nature. About a boy and his life-long friend."--Provided by publisher
Summary
A boy named Abel grows up loving the sea and develops an enduring relationship with a large grouper that inspires him to save his homestead
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Award
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Awards (WAYRBA), Hoffman Award, 1999.
  • Wilderness Society Australia Environment Award for Children's Literature, 1998.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
063044
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winton, Tim
Dewey number
A823.3
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Friendship
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a fable for all ages
Label
Blueback, Tim Winton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published: Sydney : Pan, 2005
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
150 pages
Isbn
9780143304333
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780143304333
Label
Blueback, Tim Winton
Publication
Note
Previously published: Sydney : Pan, 2005
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
150 pages
Isbn
9780143304333
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780143304333

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