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The dream walker / Victoria Carless.

The dream walker / Victoria Carless.
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Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date Res.
Young Adult   Double Bay . Available .  
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ISBN 9780734417473 (paperback)
Author Carless, Victoria, 1980- author.
Title The dream walker / Victoria Carless.
Publisher/Date Sydney : Hachette Australia, 2017.
Pagination etc. 266 pages ; 21 cm
Summary Note Sixteen-year-old Lucy Hart has been counting the days till she can get the hell out of Digger's Landing - a small Queensland fishing hamlet home to fifteen families, a posse of mongrel dogs, and Parkers Corner Store (no apostrophe and nowhere near a corner). But just like the tides Lucy's luck is on the turn, and as graduation nears her escape plans begin to falter; her best friend, Polly, is dropping out of school to help pay the bills, and Tom has been shipped off to boarding school, away from the flotsam of this place. And then there's Lucy's nightlife, which is filled with dreams that just don't seem to belong to her at all ...When the fish stop biting, like they did when her mum was still around, Lucy realises she isn't the only one with a secret. This novel perfectly captures the space between childhood and independence where dreams can be made or broken. A genuine, lived, heartfelt story of a teenage girl's awakening to the world of adults which raises two burning questions: what led to her mother's death, and does her father care?
Subject Teenage girls -- Queensland -- Juvenile fiction
Family secrets -- Queensland -- Juvenile fiction
Mothers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction
Young adult fiction
Queensland -- Juvenile fiction
Shelf Location YA CARL
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