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This is how / M. J. Hyland.

This is how / M. J. Hyland.
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ISBN 9781921520532 (pbk.)
9781921520532 9781921520532 9781921520532
1921520531 1921520531 1921520531
Author Hyland, M. J. (Maria Joan), 1968- (Maria Joan),
Title This is how / M. J. Hyland.
Publisher/Date Melbourne : Text Publishing Company, 2009.
Pagination etc. 376 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary Note When his fiance breaks off their engagement, Patrick Oxtoby leaves home and moves into a boarding house in a remote seaside town. But in spite of his hopes and determination to build a better life, nothing goes to plan and Patrick is soon driven to take a desperate and chilling course of action. "This is How" is a mesmerising and meticulously drawn portrait of a man whose unease in the world leads to his tragic undoing. With breathtaking wisdom and an astute insight into the human mind, award-winning M.J. Hyland's new book is a masterpiece that inspires horror and sympathy in equal measure.
Subject Human behavior -- Fiction
Mental illness -- Fiction
Suicide -- Fiction
Shelf Location F HYLA
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