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Dirty work / Nigel Cox.

By: Cox, Nigel, 1951-2006.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wellington [N.Z.] : Victoria University Press, 2006Edition: [New edition].Description: 304 pages ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 086473526X (pbk.) :; 9780864735263 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): New Zealand fiction -- 21st centuryGenre/Form: New Zealand fiction -- 20th century. | New Zealand fiction -- 21st century.DDC classification: NZ823.2
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As the economic reforms of the mid-1980s begin to take their toll on New Zealand's most vulnerable, Gina Tully, manager of Happy World hotel--a down-and-out residential hotel filled with rascals and eccentrics--must reconcile her social conscience with her need to keep her job. Emerging from this story about the downtrodden and disadvantaged is a celebration of human resilience that reminds us of the importance of intimacy and compassion.

Novel.

Previous ed.: Auckland, N.Z. : Benton Ross, 1987.

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