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y City selected work   short story   young adult  
Issue Details: First known date: 2012 2012
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'In his acclaimed collection, Town, James Roy used the short story to chart the social tapestry of a country town as seen through the eyes of thirteen young residents. The young people in City are linked in very different ways - through chance meetings, found objects, social connections, the civil disobedience of the shadowy Poet and the streets of a city.

'Like the town in its companion collection, this place has no name. But any reader who has ever lived in a city will find it immediately familiar.

'A striking collection of connected stories that reflect our lives and those of the people that we pass each day. (From the publisher's website.)

Notes

  • Included on the 2013 White Ravens list compiled by the International Youth Library in Munich, Germany.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,: University of Queensland Press , 2012 .
      Image courtesy of University of Queensland Press.
      Extent: 298p.
      Note/s:
      • Publication date: 27 August 2012.
      ISBN: 9780702249266 (pbk.)

Works about this Work

Untitled Laura Elvery , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , February no. 348 2013; (p. 54)

— Review of City James Roy 2012 selected work short story
The Man in the Mirror James Roy , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Autumn vol. 21 no. 1 2013; (p. 9-10)
Untitled Bec Kavanagh , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Bookseller + Publisher Magazine , June/July vol. 91 no. 9 2012; (p. 25)

— Review of City James Roy 2012 selected work short story
Untitled Katharine England , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , September vol. 27 no. 4 2012; (p. 44)

— Review of City James Roy 2012 selected work short story
Untitled Blair Mahoney , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Summer vol. 20 no. 4 2012; (p. 18)

— Review of City James Roy 2012 selected work short story
City by James Roy Jo Antareau , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Buzz Words , August 2012;

— Review of City James Roy 2012 selected work short story
Untitled Bec Kavanagh , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Bookseller + Publisher Magazine , June/July vol. 91 no. 9 2012; (p. 25)

— Review of City James Roy 2012 selected work short story
Untitled Katharine England , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , September vol. 27 no. 4 2012; (p. 44)

— Review of City James Roy 2012 selected work short story
Untitled Blair Mahoney , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Summer vol. 20 no. 4 2012; (p. 18)

— Review of City James Roy 2012 selected work short story
Untitled Laura Elvery , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , February no. 348 2013; (p. 54)

— Review of City James Roy 2012 selected work short story
City by James Roy Jo Antareau , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Buzz Words , August 2012;

— Review of City James Roy 2012 selected work short story
The Man in the Mirror James Roy , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Autumn vol. 21 no. 1 2013; (p. 9-10)
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