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Issue Details: First known date: 1987... 1987 Glace Fruits : Stories
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Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,:Allen and Unwin , 1987 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
On Easy Street, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 1-7)
The Time Del Got Hold of a Gun, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 8-19)
Glace Fruits, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 20-34)
The Golden Temple, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 35-59)
The Hoary Frost of Heaven, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 60-68)
Spit and Polish, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 69-77)
Tonic for Two, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 78-87)
An Early Release, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 88-101)
Gidget in a Parka, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 102-108)
What Happened up There?, Robin Walton , single work short story

At Mass, the narrator meets a man with no fingers except his thumbs. He meets the man again later in a cafe. After serving him tea and observing his struggle with the hot teapot, they talk, and the man tells the story of how he lost his fingers climbing Mt Everest, to the narrator's great surprise.

(p. 109-113)
A Milkman in the Green Room, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 114-124)
The Chop, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 125-131)
Bristol Cream, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 132-140)
Victor Nee Counts His Blessings, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 141-154)
Sitdown Strike, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 155-161)
Get Back, Jo Jo, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 162-174)
Locus Standi, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 175-181)
The Plaited Ring, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 182-189)
Angels Descending, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 190-199)
Violent Femmes, Gloomy Romeos, Robin Walton , single work short story (p. 200-228)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Untitled Judith Lukin , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Good Reading Guide 1989; (p. 263)

— Review of Glace Fruits : Stories Robin Walton , 1987 selected work short story
Paperbacks Douglas Graham , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: Guardian Weekly , 21 May. 1989; (p. 29)

— Review of Glace Fruits : Stories Robin Walton , 1987 selected work short story
Following People into Their Lives Paddy O'Reilly , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: Fine Line , March no. 3 1988; (p. 54-55)

— Review of Glace Fruits : Stories Robin Walton , 1987 selected work short story
The Latest in Paperbacks Graham Clark , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 31 December 1988; (p. 41)

— Review of Glace Fruits : Stories Robin Walton , 1987 selected work short story ; Poor Boy R. F. Brissenden , 1987 single work novel
Enlightening, Entertaining Short Stories Margaret Steinberger , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: The Newcastle Herald , 16 January 1988;

— Review of Glace Fruits : Stories Robin Walton , 1987 selected work short story
Following People into Their Lives Paddy O'Reilly , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: Fine Line , March no. 3 1988; (p. 54-55)

— Review of Glace Fruits : Stories Robin Walton , 1987 selected work short story
Ambitious, Bitter, Witty Collection Peter Pierce , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 5 December 1987; (p. B4)

— Review of Glace Fruits : Stories Robin Walton , 1987 selected work short story
Lost Endings Leave a Frustrated Reader Katharine England , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 31 October 1987; (p. 10)

— Review of Glace Fruits : Stories Robin Walton , 1987 selected work short story
Rich Fruit for the Picking Helen Daniel , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 28 November 1987;

— Review of Glace Fruits : Stories Robin Walton , 1987 selected work short story
Women's Fiction, from Alpha to Omega Peter Goldsworthy , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 19 December 1987;

— Review of Glace Fruits : Stories Robin Walton , 1987 selected work short story
And So, $10,000 Later John Hallows , 1986 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian Literary Magazine , 4-5 October 1986; (p. 6)

Awards

1986 winner The Australian / Vogel National Literary Award (for an unpublished manuscript) Submitted with the title Violent Femmes, Gloomy Romeos.
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