The Resource Wolfe Island, Lucy Treloar

Wolfe Island, Lucy Treloar

Label
Wolfe Island
Title
Wolfe Island
Statement of responsibility
Lucy Treloar
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kitty Hawke, the last inhabitant of a dying island sinking into the wind-lashed Chesapeake Bay, has resigned herself to annihilation... Until one night her granddaughter blows ashore in the midst of a storm, desperate, begging for sanctuary. For years, Kitty has kept herself to herself - with only the company of her wolfdog, Girl - unconcerned by the world outside, or perhaps avoiding its worst excesses. But blood cannot be turned away in times like these. And when trouble comes following her granddaughter, no one is more surprised than Kitty to find she will fight to save her as fiercely as her name suggests... A richly imagined and mythic parable of home and kin that cements Lucy Treloar's place as one of our most acclaimed novelists
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Barbara Jefferis Award, 2020.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10801622
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Treloar, Lucy
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australian fiction
  • Wolfdogs as pets
  • Women sculptors
  • Social isolation
  • Granddaughters
  • Islands
  • Grandparent and child
  • Island life
Label
Wolfe Island, Lucy Treloar
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
24 cm.
Extent
389 pages
Isbn
9781760553159
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Wolfe Island, Lucy Treloar
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
24 cm.
Extent
389 pages
Isbn
9781760553159
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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