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Author Raynes, Cameron, 1964-

Title The colour of kerosene and other stories / Cameron Raynes.

Published Kent Town, S. Aust. : Wakefield Press, 2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  A823.4 RAYNES    DUE 10-11-19
 UniM Bail SpC/AX  A823.4 RAYNES    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description 168 pages ; 21 cm
Contents The colour of kerosene -- Granite country -- Sunlight -- Semaphore -- The wind and the salt -- Lives less valuable -- The eight-hundred-dollar cat -- You matter to God -- Girl, reflected -- Conditional release -- The smell of touch -- The gap between the sandbars -- Landscapes -- The dress.
Summary In these fourteen stories Cameron Raynes traverses landscapes of regret, joy, and redemption. In a country town, a woman plots to ruin her rival with an act steeped in racism. A welfare worker is asked to spy on a colleague. And in the award winning title story a taxi driver accepts a fare he knows he shouldn't.
Subject Short stories, Australian -- 21st century.
Variant Title Color of kerosene and other stories.
ISBN 9781743051207 (paperback)