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True History of the Kelly Gang: A Novel (Paperback)

by Peter Carey

The Prizewinners 2013/2014 5

With the awarding of the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the 2013/2014 literary award season is now over, which gives us the opportunity to update our list of prizewinners.

The Ragged Spawn of E.L. Doctorow's Ragtime 6

Doctorow's selective use of historical figures and events lends Ragtime its air of verisimilitude without robbing him of the freedom to imagine and distort and mythologize. It is, for a writer of fiction, the best of all possible worlds.

The Prizewinners 2012/2013 0

With the awarding of the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the 2012/2013 literary award season is now over, which gives us the opportunity to update our list of prizewinners.

A Year in Reading: Tania James 0

I've missed subway stops many a time due to a good book, but it's a great book that renders you completely oblivious to the hoards of travelers leaving your gate and mass migrating to the other end of the airport.

The Prizewinners 2011/12 0

With the awarding of the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the 2011/2012 literary award season is now over, which gives us the opportunity to update our list of prizewinners.

The Prizewinners 2010/2011 1

With the awarding of the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the 2010/2011 literary award season is now over, which gives us the opportunity to update our list of prizewinners.

The Prizewinners 2009/2010 2

With the awarding of the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the 2009/2010 literary award season is now over, which gives us the opportunity to update our list of prizewinners.

Dissecting the List: An Excursus 1

It's probably its hospitality to debate that makes the "Best Of" list so popular in the first place. One can agree - yes! great list! - or dissent - Where is x? Why no y? - or inveigh against list-making itself, but in any case, the list holds up a mirror to one's own preoccupations. As with any mirror, it is fearsomely hard to look away.

The Prizewinners 2008/2009 8

Ask a Book Question: #72 (Books on the Silver Screen) 10

Call of the Wild: A Review of Peter Carey's His Illegal Self 1

The Prizewinners Revisited 4

And Then There Were Six: The Booker Shortlist 1

The Prizewinners 0