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 He was shortlisted for The Australian/Vogel Literary Award with [the unpublished novel] Sinking into Winter in 1990'.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
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