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Wild pork and watercress, Barry Crump

Label
Wild pork and watercress
Title
Wild pork and watercress
Statement of responsibility
Barry Crump
Title variation
Wild pork and water-cress
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When Ricky's beloved Aunt Bella dies and Social Welfare threatens to put him into care, the overweight Maori boy and cantankerous Uncle Hec flee into the remote and rugged Ureweras. The impassable bush serves up perilous adventures, forcing the pair of misfits to use all their skills to survive hunger, wild pigs and the vicissitudes of the weather. Worse still are the authorities, determined to bring Ricky and Uncle Hec to justice. But despite the difficulties of life on the run, a bond of trust and love blossoms between the world-weary man and his withdrawn side-kick"--Publisher information
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Cataloging source
BKCT
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Adapted as motion picture (work): Hunt for the wilderpeople
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Crump, Barry
Dewey number
823.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Boys
  • Uncles
  • Hunting
  • Wilderness survival
  • Urewera National Park (N.Z.)
Label
Wild pork and watercress, Barry Crump
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The novel behind the feature film Hunt for the wilderpeople."
  • This edition has been published to coincide with the release of the film of the book, written and directed by Taika Watiti. The illustrations and 2 unnumbered pages of credits at the back of the book relate to the movie
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky288279967
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
202 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143573746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
je 08/17
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Wild pork and watercress, Barry Crump
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The novel behind the feature film Hunt for the wilderpeople."
  • This edition has been published to coincide with the release of the film of the book, written and directed by Taika Watiti. The illustrations and 2 unnumbered pages of credits at the back of the book relate to the movie
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky288279967
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
202 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143573746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
je 08/17
Other physical details
colour illustrations

Library Locations

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      42.9494868 -85.6117855
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