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Eyelids of the Dawn single work   short story   young adult  
Issue Details: First known date: 2009... 2009 Eyelids of the Dawn
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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon New Australian Stories Aviva Tuffield (editor), Carlton North : Scribe , 2009 Z1547254 2009 anthology short story (taught in 2 units) Carlton North : Scribe , 2009 pg. 110-124
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Yellowcake Margo Lanagan , Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2011 Z1768834 2011 selected work short story young adult

    'Yellow Cake brings together another ten short stories from this extraordinarily talented writer - each of them fiercely original and quietly heartbreaking.

    'Ranging from fantasy and fairy tale to horror and stark reality, what pervades these stories is the sense of humanity. The people of Lanagan's worlds face trials, temptations and degradations. They swoon and suffer and even kill for love. In a dangerous world, they seek the solace and strength that comes from family and belonging.

    'These are stories to be savoured slowly and pondered deeply because they cut to the very heart of who we are.'

    Source: Publisher's blurb (UK ed.).

    Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2011
    pg. 213-235
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