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The Dressmakers of Yarrandandah prison

The Dressmakers of Yarrandandah prison
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S0004457908 Jaf
Audiobook   Griffith . Available .  
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ISBN 9781867532156
Call Number AUDIO Jaf
Author Jaffe, Meredith
Title The Dressmakers of Yarrandandah prison
Edition MP3 edition ; Unabridged.
Place of production Tullamarine, Victoria : Bolinda Audio, 2020
Performing Artist Read by Simone Gescheit.
Notes Can a wedding dress save a bunch of hardened crims? The Full Monty meets Orange is the New Black in a poignantly comic story about a men's prison sewing circle. Derek's daughter Debbie is getting married. He's desperate to be there, but he's banged up in Yarrandarrah Correctional Centre for embezzling funds from the golf club, and, thanks to his ex-wife, Lorraine, he hasn't spoken to Debbie in years. He wants to make a grand gesture - to show her how much he loves her. But what? Inspiration strikes while he's embroidering a cushion at his weekly prison sewing circle - he'll make her a wedding dress. His fellow stitchers rally around and soon this motley gang of crims is immersed in a joyous whirl of silks, satins and covered buttons. But as time runs out and tensions rise both inside and outside the prison, the wedding dress project takes on greater significance. With lives at stake, Derek feels his chance to reconcile with Debbie is slipping through his fingers...
Subject Added Entry - Topical Fathers and daughters
Prisoners Australia
Wedding costume
Australian fiction
Dressmaking
Subject Added Entry - Geographic Australia
Genre General fiction
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