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by Ashton, Wayne

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TitleEquator : A Novel
Author / Responsible partyAshton, Wayne
GenreFantasy fiction, Domestic fiction.
TopicsFantasy fiction, Domestic fiction. Governors -- Sao Tome and Principe -- Fiction. Portugal -- Colonies -- History -- Fiction. Slavery -- Sao Tome and Principe -- Fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]


The year is 1947. Carlos slips over the orphanage wall in search of the village girl who has captured his heart. From that moment, his is a life at sea, a life that moves across the globe and across generations, lived on the turning tides of love affairs, friendships and enmities. Equator is a glorious and intricate love story in the magic realist tradition.

Additional Information

System control numberS11743
Original Print PublisherWestern Australia: Fremantle Press, 2010
Narrator NameTracey Parker and recorded by Susie Punch.
Contains Strong/Coarse languageStrong language
Narrators GenderFemale narrator