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The bird's child, Sandra Leigh Price

Label
The bird's child
Title
The bird's child
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Leigh Price
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sydney, 1929: three people find themselves washed up on the steps of Miss Du Maurier's bohemian boarding house in a once grand terrace in Newtown. Ari is a young Jewish man, a pogrom orphan, who lives under the stern rule of his rabbi uncle, but dreams his father is Houdini. Upon his hand he bears a forbidden mark - a tattoo - and has a secret ambition to be a magician. Finding an injured parrot one day on the street, Ari is unsure of how to care for it, until he meets young runaway Lily, a glimmering girl after his own abracadabra heart. together they form a magical act, but their lives take a strange twist when wild card Billy, a charming and dangerous drifter twisted by the war, can no longer harbour secret desires of his own
Cataloging source
AU@
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
The bird's child, Sandra Leigh Price
Label
The bird's child, Sandra Leigh Price
Publication
Note
"She was the glimmering girl of his abracadabra heart... A novel of magic, birds, lost letters and love" --Cover
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sydney, 1929: three people find themselves washed up on the steps of Miss Du Maurier's bohemian boarding house in a once grand terrace in Newtown. Ari is a young Jewish man, a pogrom orphan, who lives under the stern rule of his rabbi uncle, but dreams his father is Houdini. Upon his hand he bears a forbidden mark - a tattoo - and has a secret ambition to be a magician. Finding an injured parrot one day on the street, Ari is unsure of how to care for it, until he meets young runaway Lily, a glimmering girl after his own abracadabra heart. together they form a magical act, but their lives take a strange twist when wild card Billy, a charming and dangerous drifter twisted by the war, can no longer harbour secret desires of his own
Control code
15892739
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
373 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781460750001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3241839
  • (OCoLC)905679145

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