The Delinquents by Criena RohanThe Delinquents by Criena Rohan

The Delinquents

byCriena RohanIntroduction byNick Earls

Paperback | September 25, 2015

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A back-street Tristan and Isolde."-Daily Mail, 1962"A triumph."-Times Literary Supplement, 1962Brownie and Lola are young and in love. But the odds-not to mention their mothers, the cops, welfare officers and the stifling conventions of 1950s Brisbane-are against them. When they are forced to face adult responsibilities, will they rise to the challenge, or fall apart? Criena Rohan's classic novel of rock and roll, youthful rebellion and big dreams, is a love story for the ages. The 1989 film adaptation of this book was a box-office success and Kylie Minogue's first film. "
DEIRDRE CASH (writing as Criena Rohan) was born in Melbourne in 1924. Her first novel, The Delinquents, was written when the author was hospitalized for four months with suspected tuberculosis. The novel was published in London in 1962, to acclaim. It was made into a cult film, starring Kylie Minogue, in 1989. Eventually diagnosed wit...
Title:The DelinquentsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 7.75 × 5 × 0.47 inPublished:September 25, 2015Publisher:Text Publishing CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1922182141

ISBN - 13:9781922182142