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The Divine Wind
Author: Garry Disher

ISBN: 9780733615900
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 160
Published: 1 October 2002
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 19.9 x 13.0 x 1.2
Description:
SHORTLISTED FOR 1999 CBC BOOK OF THE YEAR WINNER OF 1999 NSW PREMIER'S LITERARY AWARD

Friendship is a slippery notion. We lose friends as we change and our friends don t, or as we form other alliances, or as we betray our friends or are ourselves betrayed ...

Alice, Hartley, Mitsy and Jamie are kids growing up in Broome before the Second World War. Their lives, although very different, are bound by friendship. Hartley and Alice Penrose are the children of an uneducated pearling master and a cultivated, disgruntled mother. Mitsy Sennosuke is Japanese, the daughter of Zeke, a diver working for Hartley and Alice s father, and Sadako, who makes soy sauce in a tin shed factory. Jamie Kilian is the son of a local magistrate, recently moved north from the city. Together, they unconsciously cross the boundaries of class and race, as they swim, joke and watch films in the cinema in Sheba Lane.

But these happy, untroubled times end when lives are lost in a terrible cyclone, Alice falls for a wealthy cattleman pilot, a young woman is assaulted, and Hartley and Jamie compete for the love of Mitsy. The Second World Wa...

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