Her father's daughter [electronic resource]. Alice Pung.
- ISBN: 9781921870897 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 2013.
|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).
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