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Aussie Book Review: Two Greeks by John Charalambous

 John Charalambous- Two Greeks  Format- Paperback  Source- Review copy/ University of Queensland Press  Synopsis: In the spirit of Christos Tsiolkas’ The Slap, Two Greeks explores migrant life and family tensions in 1970's Australian suburbia. Ten-year-old Andy figures all fathers must be part ogre, part child, part Zeus – or maybe just all Greek fathers? His… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Two Greeks by John Charalambous

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Aussie Book Review: RPM by Noel Mengel

 Noel Mengel- RPM  Format- Paperback  Source- Review copy/ University of Queensland Press  Synopsis: For a group of young people on the cusp of adulthood, music is their bond. RPM follows Neil’s tentative early forays with girls, his fumbling attempts at musical greatness with his band and his dreams of leaving small-town confines behind. Along with… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: RPM by Noel Mengel

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Aussie Book Review: Gone by Jennifer Mills

 Jennifer Mills- Gone  Format- Paperback  Source- Review copy/ University of QLD Press  Synopsis: There can be no straight road home. A young man is released from a Sydney prison, his hands empty, his identity gone. He catches a southbound train out of town, then hitchhikes west. He hasn’t been home for fifteen years. For days… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Gone by Jennifer Mills