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The Quiet and the Loud (MP3)
Released the same day as the standard print edition
The Quiet and the Loud (MP3)
Written by:
Helena Fox 
Read by:
Kaiya Jones 
Unabridged MP3 CD Audio Book 
Number of CDs:
10 hours 35 minutes 
MP3 size:
458 MB 
March 28 2023 
Available Date:
March 28 2023 
Age Category:
Young Adult (15+) - Explicit 
Fiction; Australian Fiction; Contemporary Fiction; Young Adult Fiction 
Bolinda/Macmillan Australia 
Bolinda price
NZD$ 39.95
NZD$ 39.95

Award winning author
Australian author

Shortlisted Queensland Literary Awards 2023

A powerful, lyrical story about friendship, family, forgiveness, trauma, love and our hopeless, hopeful world, from the award-winning author of How It Feels to Float.

Our hopeless, hopeful world. A story about the contours of friendship, family, forgiveness, trauma and love that explores the stories we suppress and the stories we speak – and the healing that comes when we voice the things we’ve kept quiet for so long. George's life is loud. On the water, though, with everything hushed above and below, she is steady, silent. But when her estranged dad says he needs to talk, and George's past begins to wake up, looping around her ankles, trying to drag her under. Everything is a blaring, blazing mess. Could Calliope, the girl who has just cartwheeled into George's world and shot it through with brilliant, dazzling colour, be her calm among the chaos?

'A writer to be reckoned with.'
Kathleen Glasgow, author of Girl in Pieces and You'd Be Home Now

'Lyrical and evocative ... Vivid.'
Kirkus Reviews

'Beautifully written and deeply moving ...' (on How It Feels to Float)
Common Sense Media

'Impossibly beautiful, life-affirming, profound.' (on How It Feels to Float)
Kerry Kletter, author of The First Time She Drowned