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The song of an innocent bystander, Ian Bone

Label
The song of an innocent bystander
Title
The song of an innocent bystander
Statement of responsibility
Ian Bone
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the approach of the tenth anniversary of the time she was held hostage in a fast food restaurant, nineteen-year-old Freda Opperman struggles to make sense of her memories of the event and how they have shaped her life. Annotation. When she was nine-years-old, Freda walked into an underground restaurant and straight into a terrifying ordeal-for thirty-six hours she was at the mercy of a deranged gunman. While her parents waited outside, Freda allied herself with the one person who could possibly save her-the gunman. Ten years later, a newspaper reporter is seeking the truth about Freda. He knows about the writing on the napkins. What really happened down there ? This young-adult novel hooks readers from its first riveting page and keeps them guessing up to the shocking finish
Summary
With the approach of the tenth anniversary of the time she was held hostage in a fast food restaurant, nineteen-year-old Freda Opperman struggles to make sense of her memories of the event and how they have shaped her life
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
126739
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bone, Ian
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Memory
  • Survival
  • Hostages
  • Self-perception
  • Conduct of life
  • Australia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The song of an innocent bystander, Ian Bone
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Camberwell, Vic., Australia : Penguin, 2002
Control code
ocm54959939
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9780525472827
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2004045599
System control number
(Sirsi) ADO-8931
Label
The song of an innocent bystander, Ian Bone
Publication
Note
Originally published: Camberwell, Vic., Australia : Penguin, 2002
Control code
ocm54959939
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9780525472827
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2004045599
System control number
(Sirsi) ADO-8931

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