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Abington Community Library YOUNG ADULT YOUNG (Text) 50687011717892 Stacks Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781922330130
  • ISBN: 1922330132
  • Physical Description: 247 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Melbourne, VIC : Text Publishing, 2020.

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"Lona kills her days by sneaking into the dark room at her old art school to develop photographs. She kills her nights DJ-ing the roller disco at Planet Skate. She is in inexplicably, debilitatingly love with a bespectacled Doctor Who-obsessed former classmate, and in comfortable, platonic love with her best friend Tab. Lona works hard to portray a permanent attitude of cynicism and ennui but will her carefully constructed persona be enough to protect her from the inevitable sorrows and unexpected joys of adult life? Loner re-examines notions of social isolation experienced by young people, suggesting sometimes our own company can be a choice and not a failing."--Publisher description.
Awards Note:
"Winner of the Text Prize."--Cover.
Subject: Young women > Fiction.
Women photographers > Fiction.
Introverts > Fiction.
Social isolation > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Melbourne (Vic.) > Fiction.
Introverts > Fiction.
Solitude > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.
Bildungsromans.
Australian fiction > 21st century.
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