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The Resource The slap, Christos Tsiolkas

The slap, Christos Tsiolkas

Label
The slap
Title
The slap
Statement of responsibility
Christos Tsiolkas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At a festive barbecue in the Melbourne suburb a man slaps the child of another couple, triggering a court case and a variety of confrontations within the lives of the the families and friends present
Summary
At a festive barbecue in the Melbourne suburb a man slaps the child of another couple, triggering a court case and a variety of confrontations within the lives of the the families and friends present
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Book of the Year, 2009.
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Literary Fiction Book of the Year, 2009.
  • Australian Literature Society Gold Medal, 2009.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book, 2009.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, South East Asia and South Pacific: Best Book, 2009.
  • Nielsen BookData Australian Booksellers’ Choice Award, 2009.
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, Vance Palmer Prize for Fiction, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
319926
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tsiolkas, Christos
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.T786
LC item number
S53 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Suburban life
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
adult
Label
The slap, Christos Tsiolkas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in Australia by Allen & Unwin, 2008
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17800271
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
482 pages
Isbn
9780143117148
Lccn
2009050139
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The slap, Christos Tsiolkas
Publication
Note
First published in Australia by Allen & Unwin, 2008
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17800271
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
482 pages
Isbn
9780143117148
Lccn
2009050139
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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