Names for Nothingness

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Picador, 2004 - Australian fiction - 243 pages
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In her final year at school, Caitlin meets Fraser, a Satya Deva devotee. She gives up everything to be with him and follow his faith. She pursues a path that involves denying the person she once was and the people she once loved. But when her mother hears that Caitlin has a child, she takes matters into her own hands....

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Georgia Blain was born on December 12, 2016 in Australia. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked as a copyright lawyer and a journalist. She wrote adult and young adult novels including Closed for Winter, Candelo, The Blind Eye, Names for Nothingness, Darkwater, Too Close to Home, Snake in the Grass, Strange Times, and Special. Between a Wolf and a Dog won the 2016 Queensland Literary Award in the fiction category. She wrote a memoir entitled Births Deaths Marriages: True Tales and a short story collection entitled The Secret Lives of Men. She was diagnosed with an incurable brain tumor in 2015. She died on December 9, 2016 at the age of 51.

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