READ BOOK ☆ The Quakers - by Rachel Hennessy #2020

  • Title: The Quakers
  • Author: Rachel Hennessy
  • ISBN: 9781862547612
  • Page: 255
  • Format: None

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    Rachel Hennessy
    Rachel Hennessy was born in Canberra and has lived in Newcastle, Sydney, Brisbane, London and Adelaide She currently resides in Melbourne with her partner and two young daughters In writing THE HEAVEN I SWALLOWED she drew on the stories of her maternal grandmother, who was given up for adoption at a young age due to her Aboriginal ancestry, as well as the story of her paternal great aunt, whose husband fought in World War II She was also motivated by Prime Minister John Howard s statement that Aboriginal children were taken away from their families for their own good.Rachel Hennessy s first novel THE QUAKERS won the Adelaide Festival Award for an Unpublished Manuscript and was launched at Writers Week in February 2008 The manuscript was also short listed for the Varuna Writers Centre Manuscript Development program and won the ArtsSA prize for Creative Writing THE HEAVEN I SWALLOWED is her second novel and was runner up in the Australian Vogel Award.

    The Quakers By Rachel Hennessy


    Stef Rozitis
    I didn t like it at all but I have respect for the author s ability and power to write and I would like to see what else she has written I am not sure if that makes sense or if I am a masochistic reader.The book is about toxic, addicted relationships that are cemented by exclusion and mockery of others and are strictly hierarchical The high school clique becomes close to being a cult albeit a nihilistc cult with all the socialised behaviours you read about being found in cults apart from the cul [...]

    Jem Ozgur
    Hmmma very intersting read, this is a little gothic for me, though it was written well The story was OK, must admit couldnt wait to finish it so i dont have to read it any.


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      Published :2020-03-09T12:06:30+00:00