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The turning

Author: Tim Winton
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. : Picador Australia, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the 1980s Tim Winton made his mark with tough, spare stories about youth and promise, of early parenthood and the challenges of loyalty. Twenty years later, he returned to the form with The Turning, seventeen overlapping stories of second thoughts and mid-life regret set in the brooding small-town world of coastal Western Australia.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Winton
ISBN: 9781742613581 1742613586
OCLC Number: 842310883
Notes: Previously published: 2006.
Description: pages
Contents: Big world --
Abbreviation --
Aquifer --
Damaged goods --
Small mercies --
On her knees --
Cockleshell --
The turning --
Sand --
Family --
Long, clear view --
Reunion --
Commission --
Fog --
Boner McPharlin's moll --
Immunity --
Defender.
Responsibility: Tim Winton.

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In the 1980s Tim Winton made his mark with tough, spare stories about youth and promise, of early parenthood and the challenges of loyalty. Twenty years later, he returned to the form with The Turning, seventeen overlapping stories of second thoughts and mid-life regret set in the brooding small-town world of coastal Western Australia.

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