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Issue Details: First known date: 2009... 2009 Readings and Writings : Forty Years in Books
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'Readings and Writings is a collection of new Australian short stories from writers who have been involved with Readings over the years. All have contributed freely to celebrate the shop and its achievements, and to assist The Readings Foundation in supporting literacy, the arts and the community.

'Featuring new stories from Alex Miller, Peter Goldsworthy, Cate Kennedy, Christos Tsiolkas, Mark Seymour, Paddy O'Reilly, Chris Womersley, Kate Holden, Elliot Perlman, Myfanwy Jones, Tony Birch, Steven Amsterdam and more.' (From the publisher's website.)

Notes

  • All proceeds from the sale of this book will go to The Readings Foundation.
  • Book launched in Melbourne at the Melbourne Writers' Festival, August 2009.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Carlton, Parkville - Carlton area, Melbourne - North, Melbourne, Victoria,:Hardie Grant Egmont , 2009 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Nun's Story, Peter Goldsworthy , single work short story

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Carlton, Parkville - Carlton area, Melbourne - North, Melbourne, Victoria,: Hardie Grant Egmont , 2009 .
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      Cover image courtesy of publisher.
      Extent: 264 p.p.
      Description: illus.
      Note/s:
      • Foreword by Mark Rubbo, introduction by Shane Maloney.
      • Publication date: 7 August 2009.
      ISBN: 9781740668217 (pbk.)

Works about this Work

Bookish Tribute to a Literary Institution Thuy On , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 3 October 2009; (p. 23)

— Review of Readings and Writings : Forty Years in Books 2009 anthology short story
A New Book Begins at 40 Andrew Stephens , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 22 August 2009; (p. 16-17)
New Wrinkle for Older Writers Jason Steger , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 1 August 2009; (p. 24)
A column canvassing current literary news including reports on Scribe Publishing's new fiction award for writers over the age of thirty-five and on an anthology celebrating forty years in bookselling for Melbourne's Readings bookstore.
Bookish Tribute to a Literary Institution Thuy On , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 3 October 2009; (p. 23)

— Review of Readings and Writings : Forty Years in Books 2009 anthology short story
New Wrinkle for Older Writers Jason Steger , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 1 August 2009; (p. 24)
A column canvassing current literary news including reports on Scribe Publishing's new fiction award for writers over the age of thirty-five and on an anthology celebrating forty years in bookselling for Melbourne's Readings bookstore.
A New Book Begins at 40 Andrew Stephens , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 22 August 2009; (p. 16-17)
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