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Pageturners May Daytime Book Discussion

Wed 8 May at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Free
She’s isolated. Trapped. Hunted. An almost unbearably tense Australian survival thriller.

Not much daylight left now.

So begins the field diary of Alix Verhoeven, whose impulsive acceptance of an offer to spend Easter on a remote island has turned into a terrifying ordeal. Hiding in a tiny cave, she carefully rations out her meagre supplies, while desperately trying to figure out how to escape the men hunting her. She is determined not to be a victim.

What do they want with her? She knows it’s nothing good – she overheard enough on that first night to flee. But now she’s got little food or water, no way of calling for help, and only her skills as an exploration geologist and memories of Atkinson’s Bushcraft Guide to survive.

By day she is disciplined and lives by strict plans, but at night she finds herself haunted by questions about her life that she has never wanted to face.

And her time is running out.

Central West Libraries are talking about Australian crime fiction and the thriller Beware of Dogs by Elizabeth Flann on Wednesday 8 May at 12.30pm in Orange City Library. It was the winner of the 2019 Banjo Prize for Fiction.

Pageturners May Daytime Book Discussion Tickets, Wed 08/05/2024 at 12:30 pm | Eventbrite

Details

Date:
Wed 8 May
Time:
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/pageturners-may-daytime-book-discussion-tickets-857507547157

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Local government area
Orange
Artforms
Literature
Source
Eventbrite

Venue

Orange Library (part of Central West Libraries)
Civic Square, 147 Byng Street
Orange, NSW 2800 Australia
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