Category Archives: Australian lit.

Thoughts on Lexicon

I received a copy of Lexicon by Max Barry as part of Book Riot’s first Quarterly Box which I received just before Christmas (a gift to myself, shall we say?).  It is kind of cool because included with the book … Continue reading

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True History of the Kelly Gang

  When I went to Australia in 1989, I spent some time in Melbourne, and one of the places I visited was the Old Melbourne Gaol; there I saw the death mask (plaster mold of the head after death) of … Continue reading

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