New Australian Stories

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Aviva Tuffield
Scribe Publications, 2009 - Literary Collections - 330 pages
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Summary: "This eclectic anthology of new stories showcases some of our finest short-story writers and proves that the short story is alive and well in Australia. From seasoned practitioners of the form through to rising and emerging stars of the short-story firmament, New Australian Stories caters for all tastes. There?s humour, mystery, drama, and even some delusion and deceit. Whole lives are captured in just a few satisfying pages. Ideal for dipping into and perfect for those seeking inspiration and escape, this collection is designed for your reading pleasure. Contributors include: Cate Kennedy, Amanda Lohrey, Carmel Bird, Tony Birch, Nicholas Jose, Paddy O?Reilly, Max Barry, Margo Lanagan, Lenny Bartulin, Michael McGirr, Georgia Blain, Chris Womersley, Patrick Cullen and many more."--Publisher description.

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Contents

CATE KENNEDY FLEXION
1
MEG MUNDELL NIGHTSHADE
21
AMANDA LOHREY THE ART OF CONVALESCENCE
50
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Aviva Tuffield is the fiction acquisitions editor for Scribe Publications, the 2008 Australian Small Publisher of the Year, and is a freelance writer and reviewer. She is the former deputy editor of Australian Book Review.

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