Bearded ladies: stories

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University of Queensland Press, 1984 - Fiction - 168 pages
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Reprint of a collection of short stories first published in 1984, which are black comedies dealing with human relationships. By the author of 'Dreamhouse', 'Joan Makes History' and 'Lilian's Story', which won the 1984 Australian/Vogel Award and the 1986 Talking Book of the Year Award.

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I enjoyed these short stories about women who all were rather 'dark'. I particularly liked 'Having a Wonderful Time' about the bus trip to Athens and the fellow travellers on the journey. You could ... Read full review

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Contents

Making Tracks
9
The Test Is If They Drown
24
Blast Off
37
Copyright

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Bearded Ladies (work by Grenville) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Two years later she published her first book, Bearded Ladies, a collection of short stories that explored gender, power, and Australian national identity, ...
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Flinders Academic Commons: Kate Grenville's Enduring Witches ...
Review of "Bearded Ladies / Dreamhouse" and "Joan Makes History" by Kate Grenville. 'Australian Book Review', No 247, December, 65. Series/Report no. ...
dspace.flinders.edu.au/ dspace/ handle/ 2328/ 1330

Kate Grenville
Her first book was a collection of short stories (Bearded Ladies, 1984), ... In the stories collected in Bearded Ladies (1984), Grenville indicates that ...
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Kate Grenville - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kate Grenville's reputation as a short story writer was made by the publication in 1984 of her collection Bearded Ladies [5] Her novel, Joan Makes History, ...
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Allen & Unwin - Author Display
Kate Grenville is also the author of Bearded Ladies,Dreamhouse and Joan Makes History, as well as of the non-fiction works, The Writing Book and Making ...
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Kate Grenville site - Interviewed by Norman Oder, Publishers ...
Indeed, the collection Bearded Ladies (published by the University of Queensland Press), ... Since part of the book appeared as a story in Bearded Ladies, ...
www.users.bigpond.com/ kgrenville/ interviews/ pwiv.html

ipac2.0
More by this author. Grenville, Kate, 1950-. Browse Catalog. by author:. Grenville, Kate, 1950-. by title:. Bearded ladies /. ...
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Commonwealth Literature The Journal of
Grenville, Kate Bearded Ladies and Dreamhouse 364pp Univ of Queens-. land Press (Brisbane) pa $25.00 [Bearded Ladies first pbld 1984, ...
jcl.sagepub.com/ cgi/ reprint/ 38/ 4/ 5.pdf

Fiction - Australia Book Search
Bearded Ladies Grenville, Kate University of Queensland Press PB 176 Bearded Ladies Grenville, Kate Bolinda Publishing HB Beast of Heaven Kelleher, ...
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About the author (1984)

Kate Grenville was born in Sydney in 1950. She currently lives in Sydney.

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