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Author Dalton, Trent, author.

Title Boy swallows universe / Trent Dalton.

Published Sydney, NSW : Fourth Estate, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Australia, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  A823.4 DALTON    DUE 29-07-19 BONUS OFFSITE +5 HOLDS
 UniM Bail SpC/AX  A823.4 DALTON    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description 474 pages ; 24 cm
Summary Brisbane, 1983: A lost father, a mute brother, a mum in jail, a heroin dealer for a stepfather and a notorious crim for a babysitter. It's not as if Eli's life isn't complicated enough already. He's just trying to follow his heart, learning what it takes to be a good man, but life just keeps throwing obstacles in the way - not least of which is Tytus Broz, legendary Brisbane drug dealer. But Eli's life is about to get a whole lot more serious. He's about to fall in love. And, oh yeah, he has to break into Boggo Road Gaol on Christmas Day, to save his mum.
Subject Dysfunctional families -- Australia -- Queensland -- Brisbance -- Fiction.
Dysfunctional families -- Fiction.
Criminals -- Fiction.
Suburbs -- Australia -- Brisbane (Qld.) -- Fiction.
Nineteen eighties -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Teenage boys -- Australia -- Fiction.
Working class -- Australia -- Queensland -- Fiction.
Australian fiction.
Australian fiction -- 21st century.
Brisbane (Qld.) -- Fiction.
Brisbane (Qld.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Brisbane (Qld.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Australian fiction.
ISBN 9781460753897 (paperback)