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The book that made me / edited by Judith Ridge
Bib ID 7010653
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Description Newtown, NSW : Walker Books Australia, 2016 
©2016 
253 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm 
ISBN 9781922244888 (paperback)
Summary

A celebration of the books that influenced some of the most acclaimed authors from Australia and the world.

Notes

A collection of personal stories featuring: Randa Abdel-Fattah, Bernard Beckett, Cathy Cassidy, Felicity Castagna, Queenie Chan, Kate Constable, Rachael Craw, Alison Croggon, Cath Crowley, Ted Dawe, Ursula Dubosarsky, Simon French, Mandy Hager, Simmone Howell, Catherine Johnson, Will Kostakis, Ambelin Kwaymullina, Benjamin Law, Julia Lawrinson, Sue Lawson, Brigid Lowry, Emily Maguire, Catherine Mayo, Sue McPherson, Jaclyn Moriarty, Mal Peet, James Roy, Shaun Tan, Jared Thomas, Fiona Wood and Markus Zusak.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Anthologies.  |  Authors -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) -- Anecdotes.  |  Australian literature.  |  Literature.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Abdel-Fattah, Randa, author  |  Beckett, Bernard, 1968- author  |  Cassidy, Cathy, 1962- author  |  Castagna, Felicity, author  |  Chan, Queenie, author  |  Constable, Kate, 1966- author  |  Craw, Rachael, author  |  Croggon, Alison, 1962- author  |  Crowley, Cath, author  |  Dawe, Ted, author  |  Dubosarsky, Ursula, 1961- author  |  French, Simon, 1957- author  |  Hager, Mandy, author  |  Howell, Simmone, author  |  Johnson, Catherine, author  |  Kostakis, William, author  |  Kwaymullina, Ambelin, author  |  Law, Benjamin, 1982- author  |  Lawrinson, Julia, author  |  Lawson, Sue, 1963- author  |  Lowry, Brigid, author  |  Maguire, Emily, 1976- author  |  Mayo, Catherine, author  |  McPherson, Sue, 1967- author  |  Moriarty, Jaclyn, author  |  Peet, Mal, author  |  Roy, James, 1968- author  |  Tan, Shaun, author  |  Thomas, Jared, author  |  Wood, Fiona, author  |  Zusak, Markus, author  |  Ridge, Judith, editor

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