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  • Author: Philip Salom http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/salom-philip
Issue Details: First known date: 2004 2004
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Notes

  • Dedication: To Jacob Bronowski (1908-1974)
    Who shared his passion for science and architecture and for eccentric builders such as Simon Rodia

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: Fremantle Press , 2004 .
      Extent: 302p.
      ISBN: 1920731490

Works about this Work

Stumbling Towards Tentative Triumphs Debra Dudek , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Autumn no. 178 2005; (p. 82-83)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel ; Rhubarb Craig Silvey 2004 single work novel
Salom Awarded Top Gong Philip Salom , 2004 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 17 April 2004; (p. 6)
Fugue on Fragmented Roads to Memories of a Lost Past Mark Thomas , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 12 June 2004; (p. 2a)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Towering, But Little Inferno Tom Gibbons , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 26 June 2004; (p. 7)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Confused Odd Couple Seeks Sophistication Michael Sharkey , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 26-27 June 2004; (p. 13)

— Review of Rhubarb Craig Silvey 2004 single work novel ; Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
In Short : Fiction Michael McGirr , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 3-4 July 2004; (p. 17)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel ; Ruddy Gore Kerry Greenwood 1995 single work novel ; Bush Oranges Kay Donovan 2001 single work novel
Right as Rain Katharine England , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 7 August 2004; (p. 11)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel ; Salt Rain Sarah Armstrong 2004 single work novel
Memory Reel Paul Hetherington , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , August no. 263 2004; (p. 57)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
A Life of Forgotten Follies Owen Richardson , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 25 September 2004; (p. 5)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Untitled Jean-François Vernay , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: JAS Review of Books , September no. 27 2004;

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Reading Groups and Creative Writing Courses : The Year's Work in Fiction Susan Lever , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 49 no. 2004; (p. 164-175)
Fiction Philomena Van Rijswijk , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Island , Summer no. 99 2004; (p. 58-59)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Only Disconnect: Existential Mystery Loses Its Memory and Its Way Joanna Meyer , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Antipodes , December vol. 18 no. 2 2004; (p. 182-183)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Fugue on Fragmented Roads to Memories of a Lost Past Mark Thomas , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 12 June 2004; (p. 2a)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Towering, But Little Inferno Tom Gibbons , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 26 June 2004; (p. 7)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Confused Odd Couple Seeks Sophistication Michael Sharkey , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 26-27 June 2004; (p. 13)

— Review of Rhubarb Craig Silvey 2004 single work novel ; Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
In Short : Fiction Michael McGirr , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 3-4 July 2004; (p. 17)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel ; Ruddy Gore Kerry Greenwood 1995 single work novel ; Bush Oranges Kay Donovan 2001 single work novel
Right as Rain Katharine England , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 7 August 2004; (p. 11)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel ; Salt Rain Sarah Armstrong 2004 single work novel
Memory Reel Paul Hetherington , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , August no. 263 2004; (p. 57)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
A Life of Forgotten Follies Owen Richardson , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 25 September 2004; (p. 5)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Untitled Jean-François Vernay , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: JAS Review of Books , September no. 27 2004;

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Fiction Philomena Van Rijswijk , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Island , Summer no. 99 2004; (p. 58-59)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Only Disconnect: Existential Mystery Loses Its Memory and Its Way Joanna Meyer , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Antipodes , December vol. 18 no. 2 2004; (p. 182-183)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel
Stumbling Towards Tentative Triumphs Debra Dudek , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Autumn no. 178 2005; (p. 82-83)

— Review of Toccata & Rain : A Novel Philip Salom 2004 single work novel ; Rhubarb Craig Silvey 2004 single work novel
Salom Awarded Top Gong Philip Salom , 2004 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 17 April 2004; (p. 6)
Reading Groups and Creative Writing Courses : The Year's Work in Fiction Susan Lever , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 49 no. 2004; (p. 164-175)

Awards

2004 shortlisted Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Fiction
2004 shortlisted ASAL Awards ALS Gold Medal
2003 winner Percival Serle Bequest Prize Awarded by the English Department of Melbourne University for Salom's Master of Arts thesis which was the basis for his novel Toccata and Rain.
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