Exclusive preview of Tom Keneally’s forthcoming Cowra novel

Event Information

When
  • 29 Apr 2013 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Where
  • Tom Keneally Centre at Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts 280 Pitt Street
  • Sydney 2000
  • New South Wales
Other Information
  • Cost: FREE – Book early as seats are limited. please RSVP to 02 9262 7300 OR tkc@smsa.org.au
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Tom Keneally Centre Readings

 

Join Tom Keneally for an exclusive preview reading from his forthcoming novel on the Cowra Breakout (which will be released by Random House in early 2014).

Tom will also talk about the third volume of his history, Australians which he is currently writing and his acclaimed novel Daughters of Mars which has been shortlisted for the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction in the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards and longlisted for the Miles Franklin Award.

 

FREE – Book early as seats are limited.

please RSVP to 02 9262 7300 OR tkc@smsa.org.au

 

About Tom Keneally

Thomas Keneally is one of Australia’s best known and most respected authors, writing both fiction and non-fiction.

Born in 1935, he won the Booker Prize in 1982 with Schindler’s Ark, later made into the Academy Award-winning film Schindler’s List by Steven Spielberg.

Tom Keneally has the won the Miles Franklin Award, the Booker Prize, the Los Angeles Book Prize, the Royal Society of Literature Prize, the Scripter Award of the University of Southern California, the Mondello International Prize and the Helmerich Prize. He lives in Sydney with his wife, and is Number 1 ticket-holder of the Manly-Warringah Rugby League team.

His latest novel Daughters of Mars has been shortlisted for the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction in the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards and longlisted for the Miles Frankin Award. Tom is currently writing a novel on the Cowra Breakout as well as researching and writing the third volume of his history, Australians.

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