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The Natural Way of Things

The Natural Way of Things

Two women awaken from a drugged sleep to find themselves imprisoned in an abandoned property in the middle of a desert in a story of two friends, sisterly love and courage - a gripping, starkly imaginative exploration of contemporary misogyny and corporate control, and of what it... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781760633387
Barcode 9781760633387
Published 26 September 2018 by Allen & Unwin
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Wood, Charlotte
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ISBN-13 9781760633387
ISBN-10 1760633380
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin
Publication Date 26 September 2018
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Wood, Charlotte
Category Award Winning
Modern Fiction
19th Century Fiction
Australian
Number of Pages 320
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 198mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 902338

Description of this Book

Two women awaken from a drugged sleep to find themselves imprisoned in an abandoned property in the middle of a desert in a story of two friends, sisterly love and courage - a gripping, starkly imaginative exploration of contemporary misogyny and corporate control, and of what it means to hunt and be hunted.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Winner of Indie Book of the Year 2016 (Australia) -- Winner of Indie Book Awards - Best Fiction 2016 (Australia) -- Winner of The Stella Prize 2016 (Australia) -- Winner of ABIA People's Choice Awards - Literary Fiction Book of the Year 2016 (Australia) -- Winner of Prime Minister's Literary Awards - Fiction Category 2016 (Australia)

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Author's Bio

The Australian newspaper has described Charlotte Wood as 'one of our most original and provocative writers'. She is the author of six novels and two books of non-fiction. Her bestselling novel, The Natural Way of Things, won the 2016 Stella Prize, the Indie Book of the Year and Indie Book Award for Fiction, was joint winner of the Prime Minister's Literary Award for Fiction, and was published throughout Europe, the United Kingdom and North America. She has been twice shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Literary Award, as well as many others for this and previous works. Her non-fiction books include The Writer's Room, a collection of interviews with authors about the creative process, and Love & Hunger, a book about cooking. She lives in Sydney with her husband.

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