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The shining city

Author: Stevan Eldred-Grigg
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Penguin Books, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Ashley is the son of Fag and Roddie and lives in a suburb where each house looks like a motel. Christopher, his cousin, inhabits a high, welathy slope up on Cashmere. ... These are the swinging sixties, the seventies, the years of flower power, platform shoes and Vietnam. ... Two young men, shining in an affluent white light, emerge from the chrysalises concealing them. They look around. Are they looking for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: New Zealand fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eldred-Grigg, Stevan, 1952-
Shining city.
Auckland, N.Z. : Penguin Books, 1991
(OCoLC)761464459
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stevan Eldred-Grigg
ISBN: 014014935X 9780140149357
OCLC Number: 25239158
Notes: A novel.
On cover: The sequel to Oracles and Miracles.
Description: 284 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Stevan Eldred-Grigg.

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"Ashley is the son of Fag and Roddie and lives in a suburb where each house looks like a motel. Christopher, his cousin, inhabits a high, welathy slope up on Cashmere. ... These are the swinging sixties, the seventies, the years of flower power, platform shoes and Vietnam. ... Two young men, shining in an affluent white light, emerge from the chrysalises concealing them. They look around. Are they looking for something - or somebody? Or can they see nothing but themselves? ..."--Back cover.

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