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Marele Day Marele Day i(A1744 works by) (birth name: Marele Lorraine Day)
Born: Established: 1947 ;
Gender: Female
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1 Tributes to Peter Corris Bill Garner , Sofya Gollan , Michael Wilding , Patrick Gallagher , Gaby Naher , Linda Funnell , David Gaunt , Rupert Thomson , Kristin Williamson , David Williamson , Jane Palfreyman , John Kerr , Tom Kelly , David Marr , Stephen Henry Wallace , John Dale , Joel Becker , Marele Day , Karen Chisholm , 2018 single work obituary (for Peter Corris )
— Appears in: The Newtown Review of Books , September 2018;

'Peter Corris, the ‘Godfather of Australian crime fiction’, died in his sleep on 30 August 2018. His Godfather columns have been part of the Newtown Review of Books from the beginning, and we feel his loss keenly.' 

1 One Father's Story : As We, Too, Remember Them Marele Day , 2014 single work autobiography
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 20 April 2014; (p. 24-25)
1 The Three C's Marele Day , 2013 single work essay
— Appears in: If I Tell You...I'll Have to Kill You 2013;
1 Ten-Day Socks Marele Day , 2011 single work short story
— Appears in: The Best Australian Stories 2011 2011; (p. 161-167)
1 10 y separately published work icon The Sea Bed Marele Day , Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2009 Z1594818 2009 single work novel

'A novel of desire, duty and secrets, The Sea Bed follows the journey of a Buddhist monk who leaves the safe predictability of his mountain monastery and ventures into the world to carry out a fellow monk's dying request. When he encounters abalone diving women in a remote coastal village he is torn between dedication to his task and surrendering to desire.

'While the monk skirts around the edges of the sea women community, at its heart is Chicken, a young diver witnessing the extinction of a way of life that has been her family's for generations. If only her sister Lilli returned, perhaps somehow that would bring renewal.

'But the past and its secrets weigh heavily on Lilli and she had her own reasons for disappearing all those years ago. Each of these characters is locked in their own isolation, yet their stories are connected in deep and sometimes surprising ways.' (from the publisher's website)

1 Bag Lady Marele Day , 2007 single work short story
— Appears in: The Best Australian Stories 2007 2007; (p. 150-157)
1 Fear Factor Marele Day , 2006 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 5-6 August 2006; (p. 10)
1 3 y separately published work icon Making Waves : 10 Years of the Byron Bay Writers' Festival Marele Day (editor), Susan Bradley Smith (editor), Fay Knight (editor), St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2006 Z1276561 2006 anthology short story prose essay poetry interview criticism autobiography biography
1 The Nearly Departed Marele Day , 2005 single work autobiography travel
— Appears in: Travellers' Tales : Best Stories Under the Sun, Volume 2 2005; (p. 111-112)
1 The Floating World Marele Day , 2004 single work short story
— Appears in: Best Stories under the Sun 2004; (p. 134-135)
1 At 18.39 You Bow Then Move to the Side Marele Day , 2003 single work prose
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 26-27 April 2003; (p. 4-5)
Marele Day reports on a tour she undertook to Japan with Shane Maloney and Peter Doyle to promote new translations of their works into Japanese.
1 12 y separately published work icon Mrs Cook : The Real and Imagined Life of the Captain's Wife Marele Day , Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2002 Z975181 2002 single work novel historical fiction

'In the great sweep of history, of winds, tides and seasons, there is a story of courage and survival that belongs not to a great sea captain, but to his wife.

'While James Cook circumnavigated the globe, travelling further than any man had before, Elizabeth Cook travelled with him in her thoughts, imagining the exotic, the sensual and the strange. There were months, sometimes years, with no word.

'But as James sailed into the blue, earning his place in history, Elizabeth Cook made discoveries of her own. Though she rarely left London, she was propelled on a journey into the far reaches of the human heart, a journey marked by James' departures and those of her six children, whom she lost one by one.

'This is a rich portrayal of the life of a woman whose passion and intellect matched that of her celebrated husband. It is a lyrical exploration of imagined interior worlds, shaped by historical fact. It is, above all, a celebration of love and endurance.' [publisher's summary]

1 Character Marele Day , 2002 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Writer's Reader : A Guide to Writing Fiction and Poetry 2002; (p. 53-57)
1 World of Elsewheres Marele Day , 2000 single work autobiography
— Appears in: TEXT Special Issue Website Series , April no. 1 2000;
1 9 y separately published work icon Mavis Levack P. I. Marele Day , St Leonards : Allen and Unwin , 2000 Z793533 2000 selected work short story detective mystery
1 (Reading from) Lambs of God Marele Day , 1999 single work extract
— Appears in: Litlink One (CD 2): Reading by Writers from Across New South Wales 1999; (p. 2)
1 Embroidery Marele Day , 1999 single work short story
— Appears in: Below the Waterline : 31 Australian Writers Choose Their Best Short Stories 1999; (p. 79-86) The Penguin Century of Australian Stories 2000; (p. 226-232)
1 Cross-Dresser Caught in Act (from Celluloid Heaven) Marele Day , 1998 extract crime
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 9 January 1998; (p. 23)
1 Ice Mystery Marele Day , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , September no. 204 1998; (p. 32)

— Review of Ice Station Matthew Reilly , 1998 single work novel
1 [Review] Red Nights Marele Day , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian's Review of Books , June vol. 2 no. 5 1997; (p. 28)

— Review of Red Nights Louis Nowra , 1997 single work novel