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Author Skrzynecki, Peter, 1945-

Title Boys of summer / Peter Skrzynecki.

Published Blackheath, NSW : Brandl & Schlesinger Pty Ltd, 2010.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  821.3 SKRZYNE    AVAILABLE
 UniM Bail SpC/AX  A821.3 SKRZYNE    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description 222 pages ; 23 cm
Notes Australian writers, 1945-.
Published with the assistance of the Commonwealth Literary Fund.
Set in 1950's, when American film stars and teenage rock 'n' roll idols were beginning to influence Australian Culture.
Summary A coming of age account of Tom Krupa's childhood in the 1950s as American film stars and rock'n'roll begin to influence Australian culture. A story of a sensitive child's awakening to cruel realities when he loses friends in different accidents and day-to-day life as lived in an outer western suburb with his Polish migrant parents.
Subject Nineteen fifties -- Fiction.
Australians -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Bildungsromans.
ISBN 9781921556050