Amnesia

Amnesia

by Peter Carey

Publication Date: 04/06/2015

 
When Gaby Bailleux released the Angel Worm into Australia's prison system, allowing hundreds of asylum seekers to walk free, she also let the cat out of the bag. The Americans ran the prisons, like so many parts of her country, and so the doors of some 5000 American places of incarceration also opened.
ISBN:
9780571311217
9780571311217
Category:
Contemporary fiction
Publication Date:
04-06-2015
Publisher:
Faber & Faber, Limited
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Dimensions (mm):
178x112x27mm
Weight:
0.23kg
Peter Carey

Peter Carey was born in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, and now lives in New York. He is the author of fourteen novels (including one for children), two volumes of short stories, and two books on travel.

Amongst other prizes, Carey has won the Booker Prize twice (for Oscar and Lucinda and True History of the Kelly Gang), the Commonwealth Writers' Prize twice (for Jack Maggs and True History of the Kelly Gang), and the Miles Franklin Literary Award three times (for Bliss, Oscar and Lucinda and Jack Maggs).

Click 'Notify Me' to get an email alert when this item becomes available

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review Amnesia.