Thomas Keneally

Napoleon’s Last Island

By Thomas Keneally - Published 2015Published 2016

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Biographical FictionLiterary

The story of Napoleon’s last years on Saint Helena is more legend than history to anyone who has studied history from an ...Read Review

Shame and the Captives

By Thomas Keneally - Published 2015

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Literary

In August 1944, the Second World War in the Pacific is winding down. In Australia, prison camps house enemy combatants. One of the camps, ...Read Review

The Daughters of Mars

By Thomas Keneally - Published 2012Published 2013

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The First World War has become a staple of recent fiction. Thomas Keneally, in this epic novel told from an Australian perspective, enables ...Read Review

Australians: Eureka to the Diggers

By Thomas Keneally - Published 2012

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Nonfiction

This is the second part of a two-part history of a nation which began as a British colony. Keneally is a writer of ...Read Review

The People’s Train

By Thomas Keneally - Published 2009

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Biographical FictionLiterary

This is a fictionalised biography of Artem Sergiev, prisoner in pre-revolutionary Russia who fled to Australia in 1911. In Thomas Keneally’s hands the ...Read Review

Commonwealth of Thieves : The Improbable Birth of Australia

By Thomas Keneally - Published 2007

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Nonfiction

  Novelist and historian Keneally (Schindler’s List) takes on the inauspicious early years of white settlers in his homeland in this densely-packed ...Read Review

The Widow and Her Hero

By Thomas Keneally - Published 2007

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MilitaryRomance

This book starts with the hero’s death and comes full circle. For the past sixty years Grace has been haunted by the ...Read Review

Victim of the Aurora

By Thomas Keneally - Published 2001

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Literary

Expeditions to the South Pole were the rage at the beginning of the twentieth century. Men braved extreme conditions to conquer the unknown ...Read Review