Essay on Novel – Cold Skin

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Essay onNovel – Cold Skin
TABLE OF CONTENTSINTRODUCTION...........................................................................................................................3MAIN BODY...................................................................................................................................3Fears, disappointments and demons of the characters................................................................3How Herrick get through this issue.............................................................................................4How does Herrick Shape response to each character?................................................................4CONCLUSION................................................................................................................................5REFERENCES................................................................................................................................6
INTRODUCTIONCold Skin is a novel written by an Australian author, Steven Herrick. The novel is basedon the story at the matter of Young adult fiction, representing a story about father and son andthe many ways of being a man. The novel was published on September 2007 by A & U Childrenpublisher and had won the Commended CBCA Older Reader's Notable Book award in 2008.MAIN BODYFears, disappointments and demons of the charactersThe story starts with the brothers Eddie and Larry Holding living in the small town ofBurruga in Australia, which is a coal mining town.Albert(father of Eddie and Larry) has namedEddie after his dad, which he says was a bastard. So Eddie was totally disappointed with it as hisfather calls him bastard. He was anxious because of the following reason.Albert Holding wasalso one of the character in the book. He was afraid to drive the bloody military truckswants towork in coal mines but being refused by his father makes him attend his school whereas Larrywants to stick to the school and is fond of drinking alcohol and ogling Colleen- most beautifulgirl in town. Mr. Butcher, Eddie's teacher is fed up of his job and want to teach at a big privateschool, continuously spends weekdays trying to make Eddie's life hell and weekends in the cityby spending on women for his satisfaction and dirty deeds. The suspense begins to start whenColleen's body is found in the river and every man in the town comes under suspicion whereasEddie is sure that his teacher is guilty for the case and he tries to direct the investigation towardshim.
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