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The gift of speed

Author: Steven Carroll
Publisher: London : Windmill, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1960 the West Indies arrive in Australia and Michael, who is sixteen, is enthralled. If, like his heroes, he has the gift of speed, he will move beyond his suburb into the great world ... When the  Read more...

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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Carroll
ISBN: 9780099537281 0099537281
OCLC Number: 752671122
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Steven Carroll.

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"If, as they say, the past is another country, then Carroll is the ideal guide" * Sydney Morning Herald * "Exquisite . . . There are times in this book where I paused to admire the subtle craft of Read more...

 
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