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Monk, Scott.
Random House Australia, 1998
ISBN 1741660122
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Probably the best known novel by this Australian author, Raw tells the story of hard boy Brett Dalton, who is sentenced to a 3-month stay on "The Farm" a detention centre near Mungindi in north-western NSW, after he commits a robbery. Here he meets up with several boys in the care of Sam and Mary, who are trying to give the boys a chance to change their lives. The story is
realistically told and the main character is full of hate towards many he meets,  except Caitlyn.........   (Neil Donovan, Teacher-Librarian,
SUBJECTS:     Juvenile delinquents -- Fiction.
                        Teenage boys -- Fiction.

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