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Landscape of Farewell

Landscape of Farewell

Author: Alex Miller
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'Is it history that tells us who we are? Or is it the story we tell ourselves . that defines who we are?' (The Australian) A profound and moving story about the land, the past, exile and acceptance from the award-winning author of Journey to the Stone Country.
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A profound and moving story about the land, the past, exile and acceptance.

Awards

Shortlisted for Miles Franklin Literary Award 2008.

Author description

Alex Miller is twice winner of Australia's premier literary prize, The Miles Franklin Literary Award, first in 1993 for The Ancestor Game and again in 2003 for Journey to the Stone Country. He is also an overall winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize, in 1993 for The Ancestor Game. His fifth novel, Conditions of Faith, won the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction in the 2001 New South Wales Premier's Awards. In 2011 he won this award a second time with his most recent novel Lovesong. Lovesong also won the People's Choice Award in the NSW Premier's Awards, the Age Book of the Year Award and the Age Fiction Prize for 2011. In 2007 Landscape of Farewell was published to wide critical acclaim and in 2008 won the Chinese Annual Foreign Novels 21st Century Award for Best Novel and the Manning Clark Medal for an outstanding contribution to Australian cultural life. It was also short-listed for the Miles Franklin Award.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781741754919
  • : Allen & Unwin
  • : Allen & Unwin
  • : November 2008
  • : 194mm X 131mm X 25mm
  • : Australia
  • : October 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : 1
  • : Paperback
  • : Alex Miller
  • : Modern fiction
  • : 336
  • : 823.3