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Listening for small sounds

Author: Penelope Trevor
Publisher: St. Leonards, NSW, Australia : Allen & Unwin, 1996.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Despite violence, a married couple remains true to the vow, for better or for worse. The events are seen through the eyes of Joss, 9, whose alcoholic father repeatedly abuses her placid mother, even if he sometimes apologizes. Joss does not understand why her mother puts up with it. One day she will and be glad for it. A first novel by an Australian writer.

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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Penelope Trevor
OCLC Number: 1040003472
Notes: "Shortlisted for the Australian/Vogel literary award"--Cover.
Description: 1 online resource (157 pages : illustrations)
Responsibility: Penelope Trevor.
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This is the story of Joss, a young girl trapped in the tensions of her parents' marriage. Her days are full: there is school and playing, hanging out with her mother and fighting with her friends.  Read more...


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