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The Bodysurfers

Robert Drewe


PUBLISHED: 4th August 2008
ISBN: 9780143180135
ANNOTATION:
A short-story collection that is set among the surf and sandhills of the Australian beach - and the tidal changes of three generations of the Lang family.
The Bodysurfers
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PUBLISHED: 4th August 2008
ISBN: 9780143180135
ANNOTATION:
A short-story collection that is set among the surf and sandhills of the Australian beach - and the tidal changes of three generations of the Lang family.

Annotation

A short-story collection that is set among the surf and sandhills of the Australian beach - and the tidal changes of three generations of the Lang family.

Publisher Description

Set among the surf and sandhills of the Australian beach and the tidal changes of three generations of the Lang family, The Bodysurfers is an Australian classic. A short story collection which has become a bestseller and adapted for film, television, radio and theatre, The Bodysurfers on its first publication marked a major change in Australian literature.

Author Biography

Robert Drewe was born in Melbourne and grew up on the West Australian coast. His novels and short stories and his prize-winning memoir The Shark Net have been widely translated, won many national and international awards, and have been adapted for film, television, radio and theatre around the world. His career began in journalism, and he was literary editor at The Australian before he began writing fiction. He has won two Walkley awards for excellence in journalism.

Product Details

Author
Robert Drewe
Pages
168
ISBN-10
0143180134
ISBN-13
9780143180135
Format
Paperback
Media
Book
Short Title
BODYSURFERS
Residence
Sydney, AT
Series
Penguin Modern Classics
Year
2008
Publication Date
2008-08-04
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Country of Publication
United Kingdom