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  • Bearded Ladiesby Kate Grenville

    University of Queensland Press 2014; US$ 12.99

    Kate Grenville's bearded ladies live on the fringe of things, where nothing is quite as it seems. Their beards are invisible, but the women, and men, in these highly acclaimed black comedies are just as out of step and out of place as if they were in a side show. more...

  • Dark Placesby Kate Grenville

    Pan Macmillan 2011; US$ 9.06

    Albion Gidley Singer appears an entirely proper man: husband, father, pillar of the community. But he is a hollow man, and within him are frightened and frighteningly dark places from which spring loathing and fear of female flesh. And the kind of violence that might call itself love. Dark Places tells the story of this man - two parts monster... more...

  • Dreamhouseby Kate Grenville

    University of Queensland Press 2014; US$ 12.99

    It should have been a perfect summer, but for Louise and Rennie their dreamhouse is the stuff of nightmares. Kate Grenville's extraordinary, disturbing novel evokes the mystery and menace underpinning everyday life. more...

  • The Idea of Perfectionby Kate Grenville

    Pan Macmillan 2010; US$ 9.06

    'Grenville makes awkward atmospheres and fumbling encounters wonderfully vivid. Read it and cringe' The Times The Idea of Perfection is a funny and touching romance between two people who've given up on love. Set in the eccentric little backwater of Karakarook, New South Wales, pop. 1374, it tells the story of Douglas Cheeseman, a gawky engineer... more...

  • Joan Makes Historyby Kate Grenville

    University of Queensland Press 2014; US$ 12.99

    Kate Grenville's wonderfully irreverent novel rewrites 200-odd years of Australia's past. Joan is a wife and mother of no great distinction, but in the life of her imagination she is in the front line of events, effortlessly subverting the solemnity of momentous occasions and cheerfully altering the course of history. more...

  • Joan Makes Historyby Kate Grenville

    University of Queensland Press 2015; US$ 14.99

    In this rollicking, irreverent tour de force, Kate Grenville rewrites the familiar past. Joan is a wife and mother of no great distinction, but in the life of her imagination she is on the front line of events, effortlessly subverting the solemnity of momentous occasions and cheerfully altering the course of history. First published in 1988, Joan... more...

  • The Lieutenantby Kate Grenville

    Canongate Books 2009; US$ 12.46

    As a boy, Daniel Rooke was always an outsider. At school he learned to hide his clever thoughts from his cruel peers; at home his parents were bemused by their bookish son. Daniel could only hope ? against all the evidence ? that he would one day find his place in life. By 1788, Daniel has become Lieutenant Rooke, astronomer with the First Fleet as... more...

  • Lilian's Storyby Kate Grenville

    Allen & Unwin 2008; US$ 21.77

    The heartwarming story of Lilian Singer, who starts life at the beginning of the twentieth century as the daughter of a prosperous middle-class Australian family and ends it as a cheerfully eccentric bag-lady living on the streets, quoting Shakespeare for more...

  • Lilian's Storyby Kate Grenville

    Canongate Books 2007; US$ 12.46

    Shielded from emotional and physical abuse by layers of fat, Lilian struggles to escape a suffocating existence in the home of her tyrannical Victorian father and her elegant but ineffectual mother. Madness, cruelty and sexuality permeate the family's upper-crust Australian world. Lilian Una Singer starts life at the beginning of the twentieth century... more...

  • One Lifeby Kate Grenville

    Canongate Books 2015; US$ 19.13

    One Life is the story of Nance Russell, whose life spanned a century of tumult and change. In an act of great imaginative sympathy, her daughter Kate Grenville has drawn on the fragments of memoir Nance left, to create an intimate account of the patterns in her mother's life. In many ways Nance's story echoes that of many mothers and grandmothers,... more...