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Blueback : Australian Children's Classics - Tim Winton

Blueback

Australian Children's Classics

Hardcover

Published: 25th June 2014
For Ages: 13+ years old
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The final volume in the iconic Penguin Australian Children's Classics series, Blueback is a deceptively simple allegory about a boy who matures through fortitude, and finds wisdom by living in harmony with all forms of life. A beautiful distillation of Winton's art and concerns.

About the Author

Tim Winton has published 25 books for adults and children, and his work has been translated into 28 languages. Since his first novel, An Open Swimmer, won the Australian Vogel Award in 1981, he has won the Miles Franklin Award four times (for Shallows,Cloudstreet, Dirt Music and Breath) and twice been shortlisted for the Booker Prize (for The Riders and Dirt Music). Tim Winton's most recent novel is Eyrie.

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Pros

  • Deserves Multiple Readings
  • Good Imagination
  • Well Written

Cons

  • Nothing Bad

Best Uses

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  • Younger Readers

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ISBN: 9780670078004
ISBN-10: 067007800X
Series: Australian Children's Classics
Audience: Children
For Ages: 13+ years old
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 162
Published: 25th June 2014
Publisher: Penguin Books Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 18.7 x 13.5  x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.28