Boy Swallows Universe

Written By Trent Dalton
Boy Swallows Universe
  • Publsiher : HarperCollins Australia
  • Release : 01 July 2018
  • ISBN : 1460708415
  • Pages : 528 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 15 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Boy Swallows Universe written by Trent Dalton which was release on 01 July 2018, this book published by HarperCollins Australia. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 'The best Australian novel I have read in more than a decade' Sydney Morning Herald 'Astonishing, captivating ... a wild, beautiful, heart-exploding ride' Elizabeth Gilbert The bestselling novel that has taken Australia, and the world, by storm. Winner of Book of the Year at the 2019 Indie Book Awards, winner of a record four Australian Book Industry Awards in 2019, including the prestigious Book of the Year Award, and winner of the 2019 UTS Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, NSW Premier's Literary Awards Brisbane, 1985: A lost father, a mute brother, a junkie mum, a heroin dealer for a stepfather and a notorious crim for a babysitter. It's not as if Eli Bell's life isn't complicated enough already. He's just trying to follow his heart and understand what it means to be a good man, but fate keeps throwing obstacles in his way - not the least of which is Tytus Broz, legendary Brisbane drug dealer. But now Eli's life is going to get a whole lot more serious: he's about to meet the father he doesn't remember, break into Boggo Road Gaol on Christmas Day to rescue his mum, come face to face with the criminals who tore his world apart, and fall in love with the girl of his dreams. A story of brotherhood, true love and the most unlikely of friendships, Boy Swallows Universe will be the most heartbreaking, joyous and exhilarating novel you will read all year. Awards: 2019 ABIA Book of the Year Award, Winner 2019 Indie Book Award, Winner 2019 UTS Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Winner 2019 People's Choice Award, NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Winner MUD Literary Prize 2019, Winner 2019 ABIA Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year, Winner 2019 ABIA Literary Fiction Book of the Year, Winner 2019 ABIA Audiobook of the Year, Winner 2019 Miles Franklin Literary Award, Longlisted 2019 Colin Roderick Award, shortlist Reviews: 'Boy Swallows Universe is a wonderful surprise: sharp as a drawer full of knives in terms of subject matter; unrepentantly joyous in its child's-eye view of the world; the best literary debut in a month of Sundays.' The Australian 'Boy Swallows Universe hypnotizes you with wonder, and then hammers you with heartbreak.' Washington Post 'This thrilling novel' New York Times Book Review 'Marvelously plot-rich ... filled with beautifully lyric prose ...At one point Eli wonders if he is good. The answer is "yes," every bit as good as this exceptional novel.' Booklist 'Dalton's splashy, stellar debut makes the typical coming-of-age novel look bland by comparison ... This is an outstanding debut.' Publisher's Weekly (starred review) 'Extraordinary and beautiful storytelling' Guardian

Boy Swallows Universe

Boy Swallows Universe
  • Author : Trent Dalton
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Australia
  • Release Date : 2018-07-01
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : 'The best Australian novel I have read in more than a decade' Sydney Morning Herald 'Astonishing, captivating ... a wild, beautiful, heart-exploding ride' Elizabeth Gilbert The bestselling novel that has taken Australia, and the world, by storm. Winner of Book of the Year at the 2019 Indie Book Awards, winner of a ...

Boy Swallows Universe Playscript

Boy Swallows Universe Playscript
  • Author : Trent Dalton,Tim McGarry
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Australia
  • Release Date : 2022-05-04
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : The bestselling novel, which has taken Australia and the world by storm, now comes alive onstage. Brisbane, 1985: A lost father, a mute brother, a mum in jail, a heroin dealer for a stepfather and a notorious crim for a babysitter. It's not as if Eli Bell's life isn't complicated enough ...

Boy Swallows Universe El universo en sus manos Spanish edition

Boy Swallows Universe   El universo en sus manos  Spanish edition
  • Author : Trent Dalton
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Espanol
  • Release Date : 2019-06-25
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : An utterly wonderful debut novel of love, crime, magic, fate and a boy’s coming of age, set in 1980s Australia and infused with the originality, charm, pathos, and heart of Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. The mind can take ...

Boy Swallows Universe

Boy Swallows Universe
  • Author : Trent Dalton
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-04-02
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : "The best book I read this decade." —Sharon Van Etten in Rolling Stone “Boy Swallows Universe hypnotizes you with wonder, and then hammers you with heartbreak. . . . Eli’s remarkably poetic voice and his astonishingly open heart take the day. They enable him to carve out the best of what’s ...

Boy Swallows Universe El chico que se comi el universo Spanish edition

Boy Swallows Universe   El chico que se comi   el universo  Spanish edition
  • Author : Trent Dalton
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-08-27
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : An utterly wonderful debut novel of love, crime, magic, fate and a boy’s coming of age, set in 1980s Australia and infused with the originality, charm, pathos, and heart of Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. The mind can take ...

Boy Swallows Universe Puzzle

Boy Swallows Universe Puzzle
  • Author : Harper by Harper by Design
  • Publisher : Harper by Design
  • Release Date : 2021-11-24
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : Stunning 500-piece puzzle featuring the gorgeous cover of Trent Dalton's iconic book. Trent Dalton's bestselling novel Boy Swallows Universe has been critically acclaimed and adored by readers right around the world. Now, the art from this iconic book cover is a stunning, colourful jigsaw puzzle so you can fall in ...

All Our Shimmering Skies

All Our Shimmering Skies
  • Author : Trent Dalton
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2021-07-06
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : From the internationally bestselling and beloved author of the critically acclaimed Boy Swallows Universe, a mesmerizing, uplifting novel of adventure and unlikely friendships in World War II Australia—calling to mind The Wizard of Oz as directed by Baz Luhrmann. Darwin, 1942. As Japanese bombs rain down on her hometown, newly ...

Love Stories

Love Stories
  • Author : Trent Dalton
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2021-10-28
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : Trent Dalton, Australia's best-loved writer, sat on a busy street corner with a sky-blue Olivetti typewriter and asked the world a simple, direct question: Can you please tell me a love story?...

All Our Shimmering Skies

All Our Shimmering Skies
  • Author : Trent Dalton
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Australia
  • Release Date : 2020-10-01
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : The author of Boy Swallows Universe, Trent Dalton returns with All Our Shimmering Skies - the bestselling, critically acclaimed novel destined to become another Australian classic. 'A glinting, big-hearted miracle of a book' Richard Glover 'A work of shimmering originality and energy, with extraordinary characters and a clever, thrilling plot ... ...

Boy Swallows Universe Dyslexic Edition

Boy Swallows Universe  Dyslexic Edition
  • Author : Trent Dalton
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Total pages : 689
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : Brisbane, 1983: A lost father, a mute brother, a mum in jail, a heroin dealer for a stepfather and a notorious crim for a babysitter. It's not as if Eli's life isn't complicated enough already. He's just trying to follow his heart, learning what it takes to be a good man, ...

The Memory Pool

The Memory Pool
  • Author : Therese Spruhan
  • Publisher : NewSouth
  • Release Date : 2019-11-01
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : Smell the chlorine, taste the hot chips and feel the burning concrete underfoot as you read these stories of Australian childhoods at the pool. Swimming is a central part of most Australian childhoods. We idealise beaches and surf, but for many kids the local pool – whether it’s an ocean, ...

Love Stories Journal

Love Stories Journal
  • Author : Trent Dalton
  • Publisher : Harper by Design
  • Release Date : 2022-09-07
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : Stories told are infinitely more useful than stories left untold. You were here on earth with your heart wide open. You lived. You loved. And then one day you wrote it all down. Can you please tell me a love story? Will you consider looking back on that wondrous and ...

Detours

Detours
  • Author : Trent Dalton,David Hinchliffe
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 84
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : Download or read online Detours written by Trent Dalton,David Hinchliffe, published by which was released on 2011. Get Detours Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Dear Dad

Dear Dad
  • Author : Samuel Johnson
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2019-07-23
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : If you could tell your dad anything, what would it be? Steve Waugh, Trent Dalton, Samuel Johnson, Kathy Lette, John Williamson, Susie Youssef, Michala Banas, Glenn Shorrock, Matilda Brown, Joel Creasey, Shannon Noll, Michelle Law, Ben Gillies, Hilde Hinton, Normie Rowe, Mark Brandi, Brian Mannix, Julie Koh, Sara Storer, Russell ...

All Our Shimmering Skies Library Edition

All Our Shimmering Skies  Library Edition
  • Author : Trent Dalton
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-09-29
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 1460708415
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Summary : The bestselling author of Boy Swallows Universe, Trent Dalton returns with All Our Shimmering Skies - a glorious novel destined to become another Australian classic. Darwin, 1942, and as Japanese bombs rain down, motherless Molly Hook, the gravedigger's daughter, is looking to the skies and running for her life. Inside a ...