Jasper Jones

Jasper Jones

Audiobook on MP3 CD - 2017
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Late on a hot summer night in the tail end of 1965, Charlie Bucktin, a precocious and bookish boy of thirteen, is startled by an urgent knock on the window of his sleep-out. His visitor is Jasper Jones, an outcast in the regional mining town of Corrigan. Jasper takes him through town and to his secret glade in the bush, and it's here that Charlie bears witness to Jasper's horrible discovery. With his secret like a brick in his belly, Charlie is pushed and pulled by a town closing in on itself in fear and suspicion. And in vainly attempting to restore the parts that have been shaken loose, Charlie learns to discern the truth from the myth, and why white lies creep like a curse.
Publisher: Tullamarine, Victoria :, Bolinda Audio,, [2017]
Edition: MP3 edition Unabridged.
Copyright Date: ℗2009
ISBN: 9781489395344
1489395342
Characteristics: 1 CD (MP3 CD) (12 hr., 50 min.) : digital, stereo ; 12 cm ; in container.

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