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The world without us / Mireille Juchau.

By: Juchau, Mireille [author.].
Contributor(s): Juchau, Mireille.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London, England : Bloomsbury, 2016Copyright date: ©2015Description: 293 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781408866528; 9781408866511.Subject(s): Families -- Fiction | Family secrets -- Fiction | Dead -- Fiction | Bereavement -- FictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction.DDC classification: A823.4 Summary: It has been six months since Tess Müller stopped speaking. Her silence is baffling to her parents, her teachers and her younger sister, Meg. The girls' secluded lives in a northern rainforest town are shaken up when their father, Stefan, discovers human remains on their farm. As locals in the transient community speculate on who has gone missing, Tess and Meg have a more uregent mystery. Where does their mother, Evangeline, go each day, pushing an empty pram and returning home muddy and dishevelled?
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WINNER OF THE VICTORIAN PREMIER'S LITERARY AWARD 2016
SHORTLISTED FOR THE CHRISTINA STEAD PRIZE FOR FICTION 2016
SHORTLISTED FOR THE STELLA PRIZE 2016
SHORTLISTED FOR THE VOSS LITERARY PRIZE 2016
LONGLISTED FOR THE MILES FRANKLIN LITERARY AWARD 2016
LONGLISTED FOR THE INTERNATIONAL DUBLIN LITERARY AWARD 2017

It has been six months since Tess Müller stopped speaking. Her silence is baffling to her parents, her teachers and her younger sister, Meg. But the more urgent mystery for both girls is where their mother, Evangeline, goes each day, pushing an empty pram. When their father Stefan discovers a car wreck and human remains on their farm, old secrets emerge to threaten the fragile family. A storm is coming and the Müllers are in its path.

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It has been six months since Tess Müller stopped speaking. Her silence is baffling to her parents, her teachers and her younger sister, Meg. The girls' secluded lives in a northern rainforest town are shaken up when their father, Stefan, discovers human remains on their farm. As locals in the transient community speculate on who has gone missing, Tess and Meg have a more uregent mystery. Where does their mother, Evangeline, go each day, pushing an empty pram and returning home muddy and dishevelled?

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