The Resource Bonesland, Brendan Lawley

Bonesland, Brendan Lawley

Label
Bonesland
Title
Bonesland
Statement of responsibility
Brendan Lawley
Title variation
Bones Land
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"As soon as I finish school I'll have the car packed. I'll thunder past the dull cardboard boxes that Banarang calls shops, I'll skim over the Bridge Street potholes without feeling a bump and I'll fly up the freeway, bound for the city and civilisation." Bones Carter is done with Banarang and his backwater existence. There's not much to do but hang out with his friends, make bad rap music and count down the days until the end of school and the beginning of his new life in the city. Then Naya comes to town. Brilliant, black and beautiful, she wants to change the world. She thinks Bones is a well of untapped potential. Bones thinks she's delusional, but she makes him feel more hopeful than he has in a long time
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Awards note
Shortlisted for the Text Prize.
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10667095
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lawley, Brendan
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australian fiction
  • Hip-hop
  • Teenagers
  • Coming of age
  • High-school students
  • First loves
  • Country life
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Bonesland, Brendan Lawley
Instantiates
Publication
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
309 pages
Isbn
9781925603583
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Bonesland, Brendan Lawley
Publication
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
309 pages
Isbn
9781925603583
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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