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    y separately published work icon Stories in the Dark Debra Oswald , Strawberry Hills : Currency Press , 2008 Z1373018 2007 single work drama young adult

    'A terrified 12-year-old boy finds himself separated from his family in the unfamiliar streets of a war torn city. Dodging sniper fire and mortar shells he takes refuge in a bombed-out house and in the total blackness his bravado crumbles into tears.

    'Into his life steps Anna - older, street smart and scornful of his crying. As a way of shutting the boy up, she starts to tell him a story that she vaguely remembers from her own childhood. And so begins a journey into the shifting, shimmering world of ogres, princes, singing bones, foolish lads and wolf-mothers.'

    Source: Riverside Parramatta website, http://www.riversideparramatta.com.au
    Sighted: 10/04/2007

    Strawberry Hills : Currency Press , 2008
    pg. vii-viii
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