Drylands: A Book for the World's Last Reader
Novel set in a country town endangered by drought, whose citizens are driven to leave for various reasons and whose lives are shadowed by violence. The award-winning author's other publications include 'The Well Dressed Explorer', 'The Slow Natives', 'The Acolyte', 'It's Raining in Mango' and 'The Multiple Effects of Rainshadow'.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Amotisse - LibraryThing
i was reading maybe 3 or 4 books at a time, so it took me a while to get through. life in these dusty landscapes, that i love, is much less desirable for these characters. like waiting for something ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - EscapeBookClub - LibraryThing
Read by the group in May 2001 ..... This is about a dying Australian country town in Queensland. There were some interesting and unforgetable characters. Read full review