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Lonesome Howl

Lonesome Howl

They say wolves don't live in this country, yet at night Jake hears one howling. This taut and tender thriller blends adventure with family drama. Ages 12+.

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ISBN 9781741146561
Barcode 9781741146561
Published 1 August 2006 by Allen & Unwin
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Herrick, Steven
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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781741146561
ISBN-10 1741146569
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Publication Date 1 August 2006
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Herrick, Steven
Category Thrillers
Number of Pages 228
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 195mm
Spine: 18mm
Weight 200g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 821.914
Catalogue Code 17299

Description of this Book

They say wolves don't live in this country, yet at night Jake hears it howling. A taut and tender thriller, blends adventure with family drama. Ages 12+.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review '...awakening of young love is joyous.'Viewpoint, Spring 2006'...Jake and Lucy's narration draws the reader right into the corridors of their souls.'Magpies, September 2006'...the flawless rhythm of his writing and the bittersweet tales he tells make him a unique storyteller'Sydney Morning Herald'Herrick excels at deftly illustrating the small dramas that shape lives and the complicated emotional investments that underpin daily choices.' Voya, June 2007'a suspenseful, engaging story...unusual and rewarding.'Buzz Words, November 2006

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Author's Bio

Steven Herrick was born in Brisbane, the youngest of seven children. At school his favourite subject was soccer, and he dreamed of football glory while he worked at various jobs, including fruit picking. Now Steven writes for children and teenagers and visits many schools each year. He loves talking to the students and their teachers about poetry, and soccer. Steven lives in the Blue Mountains with his wife and two sons.

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