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Dirt music

Author: Tim Winton
Publisher: Sydney : Picador, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in Western Australia, Dirt music tells the story of Luther Fox, a broken man who makes his living as an illegal fisherman. His life has become a "project of forgetting." Not until he meets Georgie Jutland, the wife of White Point's most prosperous fisherman, does Fox begin to dream again and hear the "dirt music"--Music you can play on a verandah or porch without electricity.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Belletristische Darstellung
Fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Winton
ISBN: 0330363239 9780330363235 9780330364430 033036443X 0330363670 9780330363679
OCLC Number: 48561064
Awards: Miles Franklin Literary Award; Christina Stead Award; WA Premier's Book of the Year; Book Data/ABA Book of the Year Award; Goodreading Award--Readers Choice Book of the Year.
Description: 465 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Tim Winton.

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Set in Western Australia, Dirt music tells the story of Luther Fox, a broken man who makes his living as an illegal fisherman. His life has become a "project of forgetting." Not until he meets Georgie Jutland, the wife of White Point's most prosperous fisherman, does Fox begin to dream again and hear the "dirt music"--Music you can play on a verandah or porch without electricity.

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