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 You Anywhere You Want To GoEli Bell S Life Is Complicated His Father Is Lost, His Mother Is In Jail, And His Stepdad Is A Heroin Dealer The Most Steadfast Adult In Eli S Life Is Slim A Notorious Felon And National Record Holder For Successful Prison Escapes Who Watches Over Eli And August, His Silent Genius Of An Older Brother.Exiled Far From The Rest Of The World In Darra, A Seedy Suburb Populated By Polish And Vietnamese Refugees, This Twelve Year Old Boy With An Old Soul And An Adult Mind Is Just Trying To Follow His Heart, Learn What It Takes To Be A Good Man, And Train For A Glamorous Career In Journalism Life, However, Insists On Throwing Obstacles In Eli S Path Most Notably Tytus Broz, Brisbane S Legendary Drug Dealer.But The Real Trouble Lies Ahead Eli Is About To Fall In Love, Face Off Against Truly Bad Guys, And Fight To Save His Mother From A Certain Doom All Before Starting High School.A Story Of Brotherhood, True Love, Family, And The Most Unlikely Of Friendships, Boy Swallows Universe Is The Tale Of An Adolescent Boy On The Cusp Of Discovering The Man He Will Be Powerful And Kinetic, Trent Dalton S Debut Is Sure To Be One Of The Most Heartbreaking, Joyous And Exhilarating Novels You Will Experience.
Trent Dalton writes for the award winning The Weekend Australian Magazine A former assistant editor of The Courier Mail, he has won a Walkley, been a four time winner of the national News Awards Feature Journalist of the Year Award, and was named Queensland Journalist of the Year at the 2011 Clarion Awards for excellence in Queensland media His writing includes several short and feature length f
- 453 pages
- Boy Swallows Universe
- Trent Dalton
- 05 January 2017 Trent Dalton