The Element of Need: Penguin Specials

Penguin Group Australia
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Beneath its peaceful exterior the city of Adelaide has a dark history. From the disappearance of the Beaumont children to the Snowtown killings in the 1990s, it has been home to a long series of brutal and baffling killings and abductions. In The Element of Need, acclaimed author James Bradley uses this long history of violence as the basis of a fascinating exploration not just of his own childhood and adolescence, but of the psychic landscape of this most haunted of cities.
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About the author

James Bradley is the author of three novels, Wrack, The Deep Field and The Resurrectionist, and a book of poetry, Paper Nautilus. His books have won or been shortlisted for a number of major Australian and international literary awards and have been widely translated. He blogs at cityoftongues.com.

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Publisher
Penguin Group Australia
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Published on
Aug 16, 2012
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Pages
13
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ISBN
9781742537993
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Language
English
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Genres
True Crime / General
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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