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Boy swallows universe : a novel / Trent Dalton.

Dalton, Trent, (author.).

Available copies

  • 9 of 16 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Smithers Public Library.

Current holds

3 current holds with 16 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Smithers Public Library F DAL (Text) 35101011030801 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-09-10

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062898104 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0062898108
  • Physical Description: 452 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in Australia in 2018 by Fourth Estate, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers."--T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.:
Eli Bell's life is complicated. His father is lost, his mother is in jail, and his stepdad is a heroin dealer. The most steadfast adult in Eli's life is Slim - a notorious felon and national record-holder for successful prison escapes - who watches over Eli and August, his silent genius of an older brother. A story of brotherhood, true love, family, and the most unlikely of friendships, this is the tale of an adolescent boy on the cusp of discovering the man he will be.
Subject: Dysfunctional families > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Suburbs > Queensland > Brisbane > Fiction.
Nineteen eighties > Fiction.
Brisbane (Qld.) > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.

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