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The bone people

Author: Keri Hulme
Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : SPIRAL, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A story of Kerewin, a despairing part-Maori artist who is convinced that her solitary life is the only way to face the world. Her cocoon is rudely blown away by the sudden arrival during a rainstorm of Simon, a mute six-year-old whose past seems to hold some terrible trauma.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
New Zealand fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keri Hulme
ISBN: 0959759328 9780959759327 0095979328 9780095979320
OCLC Number: 12166313
Notes: Novel.
Suitable for Senior Secondary level.
Description: 469 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Keri Hulme.

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A story of Kerewin, a despairing part-Maori artist who is convinced that her solitary life is the only way to face the world. Her cocoon is rudely blown away by the sudden arrival during a rainstorm of Simon, a mute six-year-old whose past seems to hold some terrible trauma.

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