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Author Robinson, Alice, author

Title The glad shout / Alice Robinson
Published South Melbourne : Affirm Press, 2019
South Melbourne, VIC : Affirm Press, 2019


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Description 311 pages ; 25 cm
Summary After a catastrophic storm destroys Melbourne, Isobel flees to higher ground with her husband and young daughter. Food and supplies run low, panic sets in and still no help arrives. To protect her daughter, Isobel must take drastic action. The Glad Shout is an extraordinary novel of rare depth and texture. Told in a starkly visual and compelling narrative, this is a deeply moving homage to motherhood and the struggles faced by women in difficult times
Analysis Australian
Notes Text and copyright © Alice Robinson
Subject Severe storms -- Fiction
Australian fiction
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction
Mother and child -- Fiction
Survival -- Fiction
Storms -- Fiction
Motherhood -- Fiction
Disaster victims -- Fiction
Families -- Fiction
SUBJECT Melbourne (Vic) -- Fiction
Melbourne (Vic.) -- Fiction
Genre/Form Australian stories
Australian fiction
Australian fiction
Australian fiction
Australian fiction
Domestic fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Australian fiction
Reading nook.
LC no. be2019006985
ISBN 9781925712650