Undertows

Undertows

Are You Seeing Me?

by Darren Groth

Woolshed Press, $18.99 pb, 271 pp, 9780857984739

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The Minnow

by Diana Sweeney

Text Publishing $19.99 pb, 263 pp, 9781922182012

Maya Linden

Maya Linden

Maya Linden has lived and worked in the United States and in Australia as a writer, researcher, restaurant and bar critic, book

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At its greatest, literature offers us the opportunity to see the world through the eyes of someone else; at its most inviting, through a character whose experience could be our own; at its most powerful, through a view of existence that differs vastly, even frighteningly, from ours. The latter is explored in these two new works of Young Adult fiction that show us intensely ‘other’ ways of seeing.

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Published in September 2014 no. 364

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