Dear Vincent / Mandy Hager.

By: Hager, Mandy [author.]Material type: TextTextDescription: 277 pages ; 20 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781775533276 Subject(s): Suicide -- Teen fiction | Grief -- Teen fiction | Loneliness -- Teen fiction | Teenage artists -- Teen fiction | Family problems -- Teen fictionGenre/Form: Young adult fiction, New Zealand. Additional physical formats: Dear VincentDDC classification: NZ823.2 Summary: "17 year old Tara McClusky's life is hard. She shares the care of her paralysed father with her domineering, difficult mother, forced to cut down on her hours at school to help support the family with a part-time rest home job. She's very much alone, still grieving the loss of her older sister Van, who died five years before. Her only source of consolation is her obsession with art -- and painting in particular. Most especially she is enamoured with Vincent Van Gogh: she has read all his letters and finds many parallels between the tragic story of his life and her own"--Publisher information.
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Item type Current location Collection Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Teen Fiction Stratford
Teen
Teen Fiction HAG (Browse shelf) 1 Available A00700279
Teen Fiction Waverley LibraryPlus
Teen
Teen Fiction HAGE (Browse shelf) Available i2196435
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Novel for young adults.

"17 year old Tara McClusky's life is hard. She shares the care of her paralysed father with her domineering, difficult mother, forced to cut down on her hours at school to help support the family with a part-time rest home job. She's very much alone, still grieving the loss of her older sister Van, who died five years before. Her only source of consolation is her obsession with art -- and painting in particular. Most especially she is enamoured with Vincent Van Gogh: she has read all his letters and finds many parallels between the tragic story of his life and her own"--Publisher information.

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