The Best Australian Stories 2017 (eBook)
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InThe Best Australian Stories, acclaimed writer Maxine Beneba Clarke brings together our countrys leading literary talents. Herself an award-winning short-story writer, Beneba Clarke selects exceptional stories that resonate with experience and truth, and celebrate the art of storytelling.
Previous contributors include Kate Grenville, Tony Birch, David Malouf, Kirsten Tranter, Anna Krien, Georgia Blain, Peter Goldsworthy, Fiona McFarlane, Elizabeth Harrower, Ryan ONeill and Romy Ash.
Maxine Beneba Clarke is an Australian writer of Afro-Caribbean descent. In 2015 her short fiction collectionForeign Soil won the ABIA for Best Literary Fiction and the Indie Award for Best Debut Fiction, and was shortlisted for the Stella Prize. Her critically acclaimed memoir,The Hate Race (2016), was shortlisted for the Victorian Premier's Literary Award, the Indie Award for Non-Fiction and the Stella Prize. She is also the author of a picture book,The Patchwork Bike (2016), several poetry collections, and is a contributor to theSaturday Paper.