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Her father's daughter [electronic resource]. Alice Pung.

Pung, Alice. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781921870897 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2013.

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Summary, etc.: Winner of the Non-Fiction Prize at the 2011 Western Australian Book Awards At twenty-something, Alice is eager for the milestones of adulthood: leaving home, choosing a career, finding friendship and love on her own terms. But with each step she takes she feels the sharp tug of invisible threads: the love and worry of her parents, who want more than anything to keep her from harm. Her father fears for her safety to an extraordinary degree – but why? As she digs further into her father's story, Alice embarks on a journey of painful discovery: of memories lost and found, of her own fears for the future, of history and how it echoes down the years. Set in Melbourne, China and Cambodia, Her Father's Daughter captures a father–daughter relationship in a moving and astonishingly powerful way. Shortlisted in the 2012 Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, the 2012 NSW Premier's Literary Awards and the 2012 Queensland Literary...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Collingwood : Black Inc., 2013. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 650 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Family & Relationships.
Genre: Electronic books.

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