Bryce Courtenay (Author)

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Bryce Courtenay (Photo credit: Tim Bauer, 2012)

Photo credit: Tim Bauer, 2012

Bryce Courtenay is the bestselling author of The Power of One, Tandia, April Fool's Day, The Potato Factory, Tommo & Hawk, Solomon's Song, Jessica, A Recipe for Dreaming, The Family Frying Pan, The Night Country, Smoky Joe's Cafe, Four Fires, Matthew Flinders' Cat, Brother Fish, Whitethorn, Sylvia, The Persimmon Tree, Fishing for Stars, The Story of Danny DunnFortune Cookie and Jack of Diamonds. The Power of One is also available in an edition for younger readers, and Jessica has been made into an award-winning television miniseries.

The Silver Moon: Reflections and Stories on Life, Death and Writing is being published in November 2014.

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Book Cover:  April Fool's Day
April Fools Day was first published in 1993.  This commemorative edition celebrates one of Bryce Courtenay's most loved, enduring and life-affirming books.
April Fools Day was first published in 1993.  This commemorative edition celebrates one of Bryce Courtenay's most loved, enduring and life-affirming books.
Published: 23/10/2013
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9780670077267
Book Cover:  April Fool's Day
In the end, love is more important than everything and it will conquer and overcome anything. Or that's how Damon saw it, anyway. Damon wanted a book that talked a lot about love.

Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to his son, Bryce Courtenay lays bare the suffering behind this young man's life. Damon's story is one of lifelong struggle, his love for Celeste, the...

In the end, love is more important than everything and it will conquer and overcome anything. Or that's how Damon saw it, anyway. Damon wanted a book that talked a lot about love.

Damon Courtenay died...

Published: 28/08/2006
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781742280585
Book Cover:  April Fool's Day
In the end, love is more important than everything and it will conquer and overcome anything. Or that's how Damon saw it, anyway. Damon wanted a book that talked a lot about love.

Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to his son, Bryce Courtenay lays bare the suffering behind this young man's life. Damon's story is one of lifelong struggle, his love for Celeste, the...

In the end, love is more important than everything and it will conquer and overcome anything. Or that's how Damon saw it, anyway. Damon wanted a book that talked a lot about love.

Damon Courtenay died...

Published: 28/08/2006
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780143004608
Book Cover:  April Fool's Day: Popular Penguins
Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to his son, Bryce Courtenay lays bare the suffering behind this young man's life. 
Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to his son, Bryce Courtenay lays bare the suffering behind this young man's life. 
Published: 29/08/2011
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780143566564
Book Cover:  Australian Trilogy Bind-Up

Bryce Courtenay's classic trilogy of novels, The Potato Factory, Tommo & Hawk and Solomon's Song , has won the hearts of Australians. The Australian Trilogy brings together these three much-loved novels from one of Australia's bestselling authors.

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Bryce Courtenay's classic trilogy of novels, The Potato Factory, Tommo & Hawk and Solomon's Song , has won the hearts of Australians. The Australian Trilogy brings together these three much-loved novels...

Published: 27/02/2013
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781743480670

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20 May 2016
Children’s Book Council of Australia Awards Shortlist Announced
We are delighted to announce that the following Penguin Random House authors have been shortlisted for the Children’s Book Council of Australia Awards:

Suri’s Wall by Lucy Estela and Matt Ottley
Ollie and the Wind by Ronojoy Ghosh

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