True Stories: The Collected Short Non-Fiction

True Stories: The Collected Short Non-Fiction

Helen Garner
4.4/5 (242 ratings)
Helen Garner visits the morgue, and goes cruising on a Russian ship. She sees women giving birth, and gets the sack for teaching her students about sex. She attends a school dance and a gun show. She writes about dreaming, about turning fifty, and the storm caused by The First Stone. Her story on the murder of the two-year-old Daniel Valerio wins her a Walkley Award.

Garner looks at the world with a shrewd and sympathetic eye. Her non-fiction is always passionate and compelling. True Stories is an extraordinary book, spanning fifty years of work, by one of Australia’s great writers.
Language
English
Pages
636
Format
Hardcover
Publisher
Text Publishing
Release
October 30, 2017
ISBN
1925498875
ISBN 13
9781925498875

True Stories: The Collected Short Non-Fiction

Helen Garner
4.4/5 (242 ratings)
Helen Garner visits the morgue, and goes cruising on a Russian ship. She sees women giving birth, and gets the sack for teaching her students about sex. She attends a school dance and a gun show. She writes about dreaming, about turning fifty, and the storm caused by The First Stone. Her story on the murder of the two-year-old Daniel Valerio wins her a Walkley Award.

Garner looks at the world with a shrewd and sympathetic eye. Her non-fiction is always passionate and compelling. True Stories is an extraordinary book, spanning fifty years of work, by one of Australia’s great writers.
Language
English
Pages
636
Format
Hardcover
Publisher
Text Publishing
Release
October 30, 2017
ISBN
1925498875
ISBN 13
9781925498875

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