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Too much lip / Melissa Lucashenko.

By: Lucashenko, Melissa, 1967- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: St Lucia, QLD : UQP, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 318 pages ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780702259968 (paperback).Subject(s): Aboriginal Australians -- Fiction | Grandfathers -- Fiction | Criminals -- Fiction | Man-woman relationships -- Fiction | Australian fiction | Australia -- FictionDDC classification: A823.4 Summary: Wise-cracking Kerry Salter has spent a lifetime avoiding two things - her hometown and prison. But now her Pop is dying and she's an inch away from the lockup, so she takes a Harley and heads south to Durrongo. Kerry's plan is to spend twenty-four hours, tops, over the border. She quickly discovers, though, that Bundjalung country has a funny way of grabbing on to people. Old family wounds open as the Salters battle to stop the development of their beloved river. And the unexpected arrival on the scene of a good-looking dugai fella intent on loving her up only adds more trouble - but then trouble is Kerry's middle name.
List(s) this item appears in: Stella Prize 2019 - Celebrating Australian Women's Writing | Miles Franklin Literary Award 2019 Shortlist - Celebrating Australian Writing | 2019 Prime Minister’s Literary Award Finalists
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Fiction LUCA Issued 09/12/2019 IA1729186
Default Deer Park Library
Fiction LUCA Available IA2043826
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Fiction LUCA Available IA1729267
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Wise-cracking Kerry Salter has spent a lifetime avoiding two things - her hometown and prison. But now her Pop is dying and she's an inch away from the lockup, so she takes a Harley and heads south to Durrongo. Kerry's plan is to spend twenty-four hours, tops, over the border. She quickly discovers, though, that Bundjalung country has a funny way of grabbing on to people. Old family wounds open as the Salters battle to stop the development of their beloved river. And the unexpected arrival on the scene of a good-looking dugai fella intent on loving her up only adds more trouble - but then trouble is Kerry's middle name.

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