Books by Tom Keneally
Straight from the pages of Crimes of the Father.
Please enjoy Tom Keneally’s author talk on his latest novel The Dickens Boy. To find out more visit https://www.penguin.com.au/books/the-dickens-boy-9781760893194 We’d love to hear your thoughts via #PRHLongWeekend. Thomas Keneally was born in 1935 and his first novel was published in 1964. Since then he has written a considerable number of novels and non-fiction works. His novels include The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, Schindler's List and The People's Train. He has won the Miles Franklin Award, the Booker Prize, the Los Angeles Times Prize, the Mondello International Prize and has been made a Literary Lion of the New York Public Library, a Fellow of the American Academy, recipient of the University of California gold medal, and is now the subject of a 55 cent Australian stamp. He has held various academic posts in the United States, but lives in Sydney.
Notes on the incredible life and career of Tom Keneally.
Tom Keneally’s Napoleon’s Last Island – a reading group selection to remember.
Test your skills and meet Hugh Monsarrat.
The much-loved author discusses the impetus behind writing Crimes of the Father.
Travel into Australia’s darkest past with Meg and Tom Keneally’s The Unmourned.
Research for The Unmourned led Meg Keneally into Australia’s brutal past.
Settle down with a cup of eight down and test your skills.