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Drylands: Text Classics
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Drylands: Text Classics

Thea Astley, Emily Maguire

A powerful tale of a small town destinies shaped by violence, debts and disappointments. From one of Australia's most respected and acclaimed novelists.

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A Kindness Cup: Text Classics
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A Kindness Cup: Text Classics

Thea Astley, Kate Grenville

An Australian town is about to celebrate its 20th anniversary. But one man is intent on reminding the town of its brutal past.

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Reaching Tin River: Text Classics
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Reaching Tin River: Text Classics

Thea Astley, Jennifer Down

A young Australian woman, the daughter of an American musician, looks back on the people and forces that shaped her life.

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Its Raining In Mango
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Its Raining In Mango

Thea Astley

Wresting his family from the easy living of 19th-century Sydney, Cornelius Laffey takes them to northern Queensland where thousands of hopefuls are digging for gold in the mud. They confront the horror of Aboriginal dispossession,...

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The Multiple Effects of Rainshadow: Text Classics
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The Multiple Effects of Rainshadow: Text Classics

Thea Astley, Chloe Hooper

A study in the psychology of isolation, and a portrait of the constant violence between white and black Australians, still alive today.

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A Descant for Gossips: UQP Modern Classics
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A Descant for Gossips: UQP Modern Classics

Thea Astley

In this classic story of small-town life, two schoolteachers are drawn to each other by their concern for a lonely young girl. For as long as Vinny Lalor could remember, she had been on the fringe of things - in her family and at...

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Hunting The Wild Pineapple
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Hunting The Wild Pineapple

Thea Astley, James Wright

Leverson, the narrator at the centre of these stories, calls himself a 'people freak'. Seduced by north Queensland's sultry beauty and unique strangeness, he is as fascinated by the invading hordes of misfits from the south as by...

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Drylands
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Drylands

Thea Astley, Beverley Dunn

In the bleak outback town of Drylands, Janet Deakin runs a newsagency and writes a novel for the world's last reader.

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Hunting the Wild Pineapple: Library Edition
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Hunting the Wild Pineapple: Library Edition

Thea Astley, James Wright

Leverson, the narrator at the centre of these stories, calls himself a 'people freak'. Seduced by north Queensland's sultry beauty and unique strangeness, he is as fascinated by the invading hordes of misfits from the south as by...

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Drylands: Library Edition
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Drylands: Library Edition

Thea Astley, Beverley Dunn

In her flat above Drylands' newsagency, Janet Deakin is writing a book for the world's last reader. Little has changed here in fifty years except for the coming of cable TV. Lonliness is almost a religion, and still everyone knows...

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Drylands
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Drylands

Thea Astley, Beverley Dunn

In her flat above Drylands' newsagency, Janet Deakin is writing a book for the world's last reader. Little has changed here in fifty years except for the coming of cable TV. Lonliness is almost a religion, and still everyone knows...

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Hunting the Wild Pineapple
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Hunting the Wild Pineapple

Thea Astley, James Wright

Leverson, the narrator at the centre of these stories, calls himself a 'people freak'. Seduced by north Queensland's sultry beauty and unique strangeness, he is as fascinated by the invading hordes of misfits from the south as by...

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Drylands
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Drylands

Thea Astley, Beverley Dunn

In her flat above Drylands' newsagency, Janet Deakin is writing a book for the world's last reader. Little has changed here in fifty years except for the coming of cable TV. Lonliness is almost a religion, and still everyone knows...

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Hunting the Wild Pineapple
Audio

Hunting the Wild Pineapple

Thea Astley, James Wright

Leverson, the narrator at the centre of these stories, calls himself a 'people freak'. Seduced by north Queensland's sultry beauty and unique strangeness, he is as fascinated by the invading hordes of misfits from the south as by...

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