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Lynette Washington Lynette Washington i(6880265 works by)
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BiographyHistory

Lynette Washington is a short story writer who undertook a PhD in Creative Writing at the University of Adelaide.

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Awards for Works

Plane Tree Drive 2017 single work novel

'Jennifer lives shrouded in secrets on Plane Tree Drive, stuck in regret that is destroying her marriage. Alice watches on as her husband finally gives up his addictions – and his family in the process. Faraj, haunted by memories from Afghanistan, slips into homelessness yet again. Meanwhile, Maurice rediscovers his mojo and brings the whole of the Drive together at his backyard gigs. 

'Peer through the windows and doors on Plane Tree Drive to find a streetscape that is diverse, heartbreaking, funny and strange, where the loneliness of domestic isolation and the joy of connection weave together to form an interlaced map of suburban life.'  (Publication summary)

2018 shortlisted Most Underrated Book Award
How to Disappear Incompletely SWAMP , March no. 14 2014 single work short story
2013 longlisted
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