Jack and Jill

Author(s): Helen Hodgman

Fiction

Jill and her dad are happy enough after her mother dies. Theirs is a simple life in the outback, far from the big city where a coathanger is being built across a sparkling harbour. Until Jack arrives at their door one evening, and steps inside to find the skinny, wild-looking child sitting with her grim-faced father. It's the start of all Jill's problems. "Absence makes the heart grow fonder," threatens Jack, as he marches off to war. And he's right, in a way - but this is no ordinary romance. Spanning the period from the Depression to the freewheeling '60s, Helen Hodgman's award-winning book is a masterpiece, a twisted fairytale told with her characteristic dark wit.

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Helen Hodgman is the author of the novels Jack and Jill, Broken Words, Passing Remarks, Waiting for Matindi, The Bad Policeman and Blue Skies.

General Fields

  • : 9781921758355
  • : Text Publishing Co
  • : The Text Publishing Company
  • : July 2011
  • : 230mm X 153mm
  • : Australia
  • : August 2011
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Helen Hodgman
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : en
  • : A823.00
  • : 208