"Seventeen"

Title"Seventeen"
Year for Search2009
AuthorsSparks, Cat[riona](b. 1965)
Secondary AuthorsPolack, Gillian, and Hopkins, Scott
Secondary TitleMasques
Pagination129-42
Date Published2009
PublisherCSFG Publishing
Place PublishedWoden, ACT, Australia
KeywordsAustralian author, Female author
Annotation

Dystopia. Deep division between rich and poor focusing on care for the elderly. The protagonist is a girl whose job is to pretend to be the daughter of an old woman, in which role she leads a good life. Outside the retirement community she is homeless in a violent world.

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Author Note

Australian female author (b. 1965).

Full Text

2009 Sparks, Cat[riona] (b. 1965). “Seventeen.” Masques. Ed. Gillian Polack and Scott Hopkins (Woden, ACT, Australia: CSFG Publishing, 2009), 129-42. PSt

Dystopia. Deep division between rich and poor focusing on care for the elderly. The protagonist is a girl whose job is to pretend to be the daughter of an old woman, in which role she leads a good life. Outside the retirement community she is homeless in a violent world. Australian female author.