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Author: Melissa Bubnic
Publisher: Strawberry Hills, N.S.W. : Currency Press, 2013.
Series: Current theatre series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Arty is huge. Ginormous. Morbidly and grossly obese, he's in need of a gastric bypass to save his life. At over 400 kilos, he's the world's fattest teenager. Arty is also being followed by a reality TV crew. Will he lose the kilos needed to have the op? Will he survive to eat another cream puff? Will Louise, his Pathways-to-Work officer, transform his life in ways he never imagined? Unapologetically satiric, Beached  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Melissa Bubnic
ISBN: 9781925004281 1925004287 9781925004298 1925004295
OCLC Number: 848774140
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: BEACHED; COPYRIGHT PAGE; FIRST PRODUCTION; CHARACTERS; NOTES; 259 DAYS BEFORE SURGERY; 235 DAYS; 216 DAYS; 210 DAYS; 201 DAYS; 199 DAYS; 184 DAYS; 181 DAYS; 173 DAYS; 157 DAYS; 133 DAYS; 119 DAYS; 102 DAYS; 101 DAYS; 93 DAYS; 85 DAYS; 75 DAYS; 56 DAYS; 48 DAYS; 43 DAYS; 38 DAYS; 31 DAYS; 23 DAYS; 5 DAYS; 1 DAY; 0 DAYS; 1285 DAYS SINCE SURGERY; PLAYWRIGHT'S NOTE; DIRECTOR'S NOTE; ABOUT GRIFFIN; GRIFFIN STAFF AND DONORS.
Series Title: Current theatre series.
Responsibility: Melissa Bubnic.

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Arty is huge. Ginormous. Morbidly and grossly obese, he's in need of a gastric bypass to save his life. At over 400 kilos, he's the world's fattest teenager. Arty is also being followed by a reality TV crew. Will he lose the kilos needed to have the op? Will he survive to eat another cream puff? Will Louise, his Pathways-to-Work officer, transform his life in ways he never imagined? Unapologetically satiric, Beached is also the moving story of a man imprisoned in his own body. It lays bare the mercenary nature of reality TV, and turns the microscope on society's insatiable appetite for human m.

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