Liam Davison (Author)

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Liam Davison

Liam Davison was born in Melbourne in 1957 and died on 17 July 2014. He published several novels, including The Velodrome, Soundings and The White Woman. He was awarded the National Book Council's Banjo Award for Fiction in 1993 and has been shortlisted for several prestigious literary prizes such as The Age Book of the Year Award and the Victorian Premier's Literary Award. Critically acclaimed in Australia, Liam's work has also been well-received in France where it is published by Editions Actes Sud. The Betrayal is Liam's first novel with Penguin Australia.

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Book Cover:  Collected Stories: Liam Davison

This collection of luminously evocative stories brings back into print Liam Davison's highly acclaimed 'The Shipwreck P arty', and includes a satisfying range of more recently commissioned pieces on landscape, first love and his daughter.

Internationally published and the recipient of several awards, including the Banjo Award for Fiction,  Davison's stories share a concern for the place of the...

This collection of luminously evocative stories brings back into print Liam Davison's highly acclaimed 'The Shipwreck P arty', and includes a satisfying range of more recently commissioned pieces on landscape...

Published: 04/06/2001
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780702231971

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