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Author: Robert Drewe; Shane Nagle
Publisher: Tullamarine, Vic. : Bolinda Audio, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Set against a backdrop (the Australian coast) as randomly and imminently violent as it is beautiful, The Rip reveals the fragility of relationships between husbands and wives, children and parents, friends and lovers. You will find yourself set down in a modern Garden of Eden with a disgraced Adam seeking his Eve; sharing the fears of a small boy in a coastal classroom as a tsunami approaches; in an English gaol  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
General fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Drewe; Shane Nagle
ISBN: 9781742144559 1742144551
OCLC Number: 389925440
Notes: Complete & unabridged.
Bolinda Audio: BAB 090501.
Performer(s): Read by Shane Nagle.
Description: 4 audio discs (CD) (approximately 4 hr., 45 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in ; in container
Responsibility: Robert Drewe ; read by Shane Nagle.

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"Set against a backdrop (the Australian coast) as randomly and imminently violent as it is beautiful, The Rip reveals the fragility of relationships between husbands and wives, children and parents, friends and lovers. You will find yourself set down in a modern Garden of Eden with a disgraced Adam seeking his Eve; sharing the fears of a small boy in a coastal classroom as a tsunami approaches; in an English gaol cell with an Australian surfer on drug charges; watching an American film scout confront his masculinity on a Pacific island; and witnessing a middle-aged farmer contemplating murdering the hippie who stole his wife"--Pub. description.

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