Time's Long Ruin
By (author) Stephen Orr
Time's Long Ruin by Stephen Orr
Book DescriptionNine-year-old Henry Page is a club-footed, deep-thinking loner, spending his summer holidays reading, roaming the melting streets of his suburb, playing with his best friend Janice, and her younger brother and sister. Until one day Janice asks Henry to spend the day at the beach with them. He declines, a decision that will stay with him forever. Time's Long Ruin is based loosely on the disappearance of the Beaumont children from Glenelg beach on Australia Day, 1966. It's a novel about friendship, love and loss; a story about those left behind, and how they carry on.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781862548305
Classification: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Format: Paperback (210mm x 135mm x mm)
Imprint: Wakefield Press
Publisher: Wakefield Press
Publish Date: 7-Dec-2009
Country of Publication: Australia
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