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Jake's Long Shadow

(The third book in the Once Were Warriors Trilogy series)
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The third volume in the hard-hitting, best-selling Once Were Warriors trilogy.The millennium has changed but have the Hekes? Where are they now, Beth, Jake, and what of their other children? Son Abe who has rejected violence but violence finds him. Polly, as beautiful as her sister Grace, who committed suicide; is that a Heke running around with the wealthy polo-playing set and growing rich herself? And the gang leader, Apeman, who killed Tania, what's prison like, does it change a man, grow him or not? We meet another tragic female figure, Sharneeta. And Alistair Trambert, a middle-class white boy sunk into the same welfare dependency trap as the Maoris his class criticises. Meet Charlie Bennett, Beth's husband, a fine man, and yet . . . And yet there's Jake Heke, casting his long shadow over everyone. Has he really grown up?

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Paperback Editions

June 2004 : New Zealand Paperback
Title: Jake's Long Shadow
Author(s): Alan Duff
ISBN: 1-86941-618-X / 978-1-86941-618-8 (New Zealand edition)
Publisher: Vintage New Zealand
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2002 : New Zealand Paperback
thumbTitle: Jake's Long Shadow
Author(s): Alan Duff
ISBN: 1-86941-511-6 / 978-1-86941-511-2 (New Zealand edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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Kindle Editions

December 2013 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Jake's Long Shadow
Author(s): Alan Duff
Publisher: RHNZ Adult ebooks
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