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Monkey grip

Author: Helen Garner
Publisher: Ringwood, Vic. ; New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1978, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Inner-suburban Melbourne in the 1970s: a world of communal living, drugs, music and love. Nora falls in love with Javo the junkie, and together they try to make sense of their lives and the choices they have made. But caught in an increasingly ambiguous relationship, they are unable to let go and the harder they pull away from each other, the tighter the monkey grip.
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Genre/Form: Texts
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Garner, Helen, 1942-
Monkey grip.
Ringwood, Vic. ; New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1978, ©1977
(OCoLC)647218769
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Garner
ISBN: 0140049533 9780140049534
OCLC Number: 11950836
Notes: Originally published: Melbourne : McPhee Gribble Publishers, 1977.
Description: 245 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Helen Garner.

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Inner-suburban Melbourne in the 1970s: a world of communal living, drugs, music and love. Nora falls in love with Javo the junkie, and together they try to make sense of their lives and the choices they have made. But caught in an increasingly ambiguous relationship, they are unable to let go and the harder they pull away from each other, the tighter the monkey grip.

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