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The House Tibet by Georgia Savage

The House Tibet

by Georgia Savage

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American issue of a novel first published in Australia in 1989. A young girl raped by her father runs away with her autistic brother, joins up with a group of streetwise kids, and eventually finds sanctuary in the House Tibet. By the author of 'The Estuary'.



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The intense and compelling story of a young Australian girl who, after being raped by her father and rejected by her mother, runs away with her younger brother to make a life for herself. After a series of harrowing events she finds a sanctuary of sorts in the House Tibet, and there is a resolution that reaffirms her own strength and resurrection from victimhood. A compassionate, humane novel of a difficult topic. ( )
  burnit99 | Feb 18, 2007 |
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