The Resource Hope Farm, Peggy Frew

Hope Farm, Peggy Frew

Label
Hope Farm
Title
Hope Farm
Statement of responsibility
Peggy Frew
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"They were inescapable, the tensions of the adult world--the fraught and febrile aura that surrounded Ishtar and those in her orbit, that whined and creaked like a wire pulled too tight." It is the winter of 1985. Hope Farm sticks out of the ragged landscape like a decaying tooth, its weatherboard walls sagging into the undergrowth. Silver's mother, Ishtar, has fallen for the charismatic Miller, and the three of them have moved to the rural hippie commune to make a new start. At Hope, Silver finds unexpected friendship and, at last, a place to call home. But it is also here that, at just thirteen, she is thrust into an unrelenting adult world--and the walls begin to come tumbling down, with deadly consequences."--Back cover
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Barbara Jefferis Award, 2016
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10466696
Cataloging source
YDX
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Frew, Peggy
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Mothers and daughters
  • Communal living
Label
Hope Farm, Peggy Frew
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1089617267
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9781947534728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1089617267
Label
Hope Farm, Peggy Frew
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1089617267
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9781947534728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1089617267

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