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'Wiremu Heke of Aramoana joins a sealing boat on a voyage from Tasmania to Western Australia. He is on a quest to avenge the destruction of his village but soon finds himself a part of the violent and lawless world that has claimed the lives of those he's known. It's a world inhabited by men from many nations. Men who plunder seal colonies and steal women and children from the indigenous communities who live on the islands and shorelines of Australia's south. ' (Publication summary)

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  • Dedication: For my mum, Carmelita O'Sullivan

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: Fremantle Press , 2016 .
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      Extent: 228p.
      Description: illus., map
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      • Published 27th June 2016
      ISBN: 9781925163759

Works about this Work

Coasting Towards Perils Daniel Herborn , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 13-14 August 2016; (p. 18)

— Review of Troppo Madelaine Dickie , 2016 single work novel ; The Sound : A Novel Sarah Drummond , 2016 single work novel
Voyage of Vengeance 2016 single work interview
— Appears in: Good Reading , July 2016; (p. 22)
'The Sound, the second book from novelist Sarah Drummond, is set around Western Australia’s King George Sound. Based on a true story, the novel tells of Wiremu Heke, a Maori man from across the Tasman who sails from Tasmania to WA in 1825 on a mission of vengeance. We asked Sarah to tell us about Wiremu and about The Sound.'
Piri Eddy Reviews 'The Sound' by Sarah Drummond Piri Eddy , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , September no. 384 2016; (p. 68)

— Review of The Sound : A Novel Sarah Drummond , 2016 single work novel
"A Vision of Past Savagery That Lies Maddeningly between Truth and Fiction” : James Dunk Reviews Sarah Drummond’s ‘The Sound’ James Dunk , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Rochford Street Review , July-September no. 19 2016;

— Review of The Sound : A Novel Sarah Drummond , 2016 single work novel
Coasting Towards Perils Daniel Herborn , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 13-14 August 2016; (p. 18)

— Review of Troppo Madelaine Dickie , 2016 single work novel ; The Sound : A Novel Sarah Drummond , 2016 single work novel
"A Vision of Past Savagery That Lies Maddeningly between Truth and Fiction” : James Dunk Reviews Sarah Drummond’s ‘The Sound’ James Dunk , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Rochford Street Review , July-September no. 19 2016;

— Review of The Sound : A Novel Sarah Drummond , 2016 single work novel
Piri Eddy Reviews 'The Sound' by Sarah Drummond Piri Eddy , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , September no. 384 2016; (p. 68)

— Review of The Sound : A Novel Sarah Drummond , 2016 single work novel
Voyage of Vengeance 2016 single work interview
— Appears in: Good Reading , July 2016; (p. 22)
'The Sound, the second book from novelist Sarah Drummond, is set around Western Australia’s King George Sound. Based on a true story, the novel tells of Wiremu Heke, a Maori man from across the Tasman who sails from Tasmania to WA in 1825 on a mission of vengeance. We asked Sarah to tell us about Wiremu and about The Sound.'
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