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Black rock white city

Author: A S Patrić
Publisher: Australia : Transit Lounge Publishing, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Black Rock White City is a novel about the damages of war, the limits of choice, and the hope of love. During a hot Melbourne summer Jovan's cleaning work at a bayside hospital is disrupted by acts of graffiti and violence becoming increasingly malevolent. For Jovan the mysterious words that must be cleaned away dislodge the poetry of the past. He and his wife Suzana were forced to flee Sarajevo and the death of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Political fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A S Patrić
ISBN: 9781921924835 1921924837
OCLC Number: 903083899
Awards: Winner of Miles Franklin Literary Award 2016
Description: 248 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: A.S. Patrić.

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Black Rock White City is a novel about the damages of war, the limits of choice, and the hope of love. During a hot Melbourne summer Jovan's cleaning work at a bayside hospital is disrupted by acts of graffiti and violence becoming increasingly malevolent. For Jovan the mysterious words that must be cleaned away dislodge the poetry of the past. He and his wife Suzana were forced to flee Sarajevo and the death of their children.

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