By Peter Wells

An achingly insightful coming-of-age novel approximately gaining knowledge of sexuality and selfhood.Hungry Creek runs out over mudflats and curves round to a tidal seashore. Hungry Creek is the place every little thing is positioned that no-one desires: a sell off, a zoo, a loony bin. it's also a mystical place.'I'm bits of mismatched bikini. M does not appear to belong to E . . .'Jamie is 11, at the threshold of discovery. yet he cannot locate the map that may clarify the place he suits in or who he's. His mom and dad are away and he's staying with relations pals. the ocean is emerging in the direction of excessive tide, and he's a boy overboard.

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