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The Newcomer (Laura Elizabeth Woollett, Scribe)

Paulina Novak is a bad-girl bogan archetype in early 2000s Sydney. Stuck in a rut, she moves on a whim to Fairfolk Island, a fictional Pacific island known as a tourist spot ‘for newlyweds and nearly-deads’. Her mother Judy visits one Easter weekend and, together with Paulina’s landlady Vera, discovers...

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Category: Reviews