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Australian short stories

Australian short stories

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Published by Pitman in Carlton, Vic, London .
Written in English

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  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Gwen M. Williams.
    SeriesPitman 2000
    ContributionsWilliams, Gwen M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ56.2.P/
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi,87p. ;
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20064719M
    ISBN 100858966166

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    T he Australian Book Review Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize is one of Australia's leading prizes for an original short story. It honours the work of the great Australian writer Elizabeth Jolley (–).. Maria Takolander won the inaugural Australian Book Review Short Story Competition in In the prize was renamed the ABR Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize. The Best Australian Stories may help to fill your literary cup. Maxine Beneba Clarke edited this collection of Australian short stories. Herself an award-winning author and slam-poet, Beneba Clarke has written a book of short stories, Foreign Soil; a memoir, The Hate Race; a book of poetry, carrying the world, and a children’s picture.

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