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Sleeping dogs

Author: Sonya Hartnett; Kate Hosking
Publisher: [Tullamarine, Vic.] : Bolinda Audio, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The misanthropic, sadistic father of five children, ages 12 to 25, Griffin Willow runs a trailer park on his dilapidated farm in rural Australia. Isolated from all outside influences, even the neighboring small town, the Willow family has created its own oppressive, sheltered, and decaying world. Despite abuse from their father and a silent, withdrawn mother, all five children live at home and help run the trailer  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Sonya Hartnett; Kate Hosking
ISBN: 1740931297 9781740931298
OCLC Number: 75961716
Notes: Unabridged recording of the 1995 book.
Performer(s): Read by Kate Hosking.
Description: 4 sound discs (4 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Sonya Hartnett.

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The misanthropic, sadistic father of five children, ages 12 to 25, Griffin Willow runs a trailer park on his dilapidated farm in rural Australia. Isolated from all outside influences, even the neighboring small town, the Willow family has created its own oppressive, sheltered, and decaying world. Despite abuse from their father and a silent, withdrawn mother, all five children live at home and help run the trailer park. Twenty-three-year-old Michelle and her younger brother Jordan have found solace in an incestuous relationship, which they carefully conceal from their parents. When Bow Fox, an itinerant artist, comes to stay at the park, their 15-year-old brother, Oliver, accidently reveals their secret. So begins an agonizing, irreversible progression of violence and betrayal.

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