T Arab


Talim Arab was born in London and grew up in Australia. He has won The Queensland State Library Young Writers' Award, placed in The Art Queensland Poetry Award, and 'The Square-Shaped Tear,' was long-listed for The Allen & Unwin Australian Vogel Award. In his spare time he enjoys playing piano, ballet & acrobatics, acting, and is passionate about zoology and cosmology.

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The Square-Shaped Tear
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,400. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When marine biologist, Zaid, encounters a leather-back turtle, he names Salt, he is drawn into the life of one of Earth’s most enigmatic marine creatures. Part experiment, part adventure, his small crew must navigate love, time and the great oceans of the world to protect this sea-giantess and her species from commercial slaughter.

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