- Published: New York : Arthur A. Levine Books, 2009, c2008.
- Year Published: 2008
- Edition: 1st American ed.
- Description: 92 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm.
- Language: English
- Format: Book
- Lexile: 1100
- 9780545055888 (pbk.)
- 0545055881 (pbk.)
- Suburban life -- Fiction. -- Australia
- Short stories.
- Australia -- Fiction.
- JUVENILE FICTION / Science Fiction
- JUVENILE FICTION / Short Stories
- JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / Australia & Oceania
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Tales from outer suburbia
by Tan, Shaun.
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Call number: Teen Fiction
Available Copies: Downtown Teen, 1st Floor
"Published by Arthur A. Levine Books ... by arrangement with Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd."--P. .
Water buffalo -- Eric -- Broken toys -- Distant rain -- Undertow -- Grandpa's story -- No other country -- Stick figures -- Nameless holiday -- Amnesia machine -- Alert but not alarmed -- Wake -- Make your own pet -- Our expedition -- Night of the turtle rescue.
Fifteen illustrated short stories, some humorous and some haunting, set in the Australian suburbs.
Reviews & Summaries
After you read the book, go to Shaun Tan's web site and read his explanations about each story as you re-read it. ( http://www.shauntan.net/ )
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