Alan Attwood i(59 works by) (a.k.a. A. Attwood)
Born: Established: 1957
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Scotland,
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United Kingdom (UK),
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Western Europe, Europe,
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Gender: Male
Arrived in Australia: 1961
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BiographyHistory

'Alan Attwood emigrated to Australia with his family in 1961. He has worked as an abalone packer, a dishwasher and a mail sorter, but, since 1978, mainly as a journalist. From 1995 to 1998 he was the New York-based correspondent for The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald. ... He was shortlisted for The Australian/Vogel Literary Award with [the unpublished novel] Sinking into Winter in 1990'.

Source: Alan Attwood, Burke's Soldier (2003).

Awards for Works

Burke's Soldier , 2003 single work novel historical fiction
2004 shortlisted International Awards Commonwealth Writers Prize South East Asia and South Pacific Region Best Book