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Poster boy

Author: Allan Cope
Publisher: Leichhardt, N.S.W. : Short Stop Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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"Story deals with image and reality, what we see and fail to see. Main character, an autistic teenage boy, becomes an media icon, and is subsequently destroyed by the ensuing celebrity - as he fails to recognise himself in the icon constructed around him, so does the world fail to recognise him and his true life."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allan Cope
ISBN: 9780977569618 0977569616
OCLC Number: 271745426
Notes: "'I laughed and cried ... a great read!' "--Cover.
Description: 331 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Allan Cope.

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"Story deals with image and reality, what we see and fail to see. Main character, an autistic teenage boy, becomes an media icon, and is subsequently destroyed by the ensuing celebrity - as he fails to recognise himself in the icon constructed around him, so does the world fail to recognise him and his true life."--Provided by publisher.

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