Blueprints for a Barbed-Wire Canoe

Blueprints for a Barbed-Wire Canoe

by Margo Lanagan and Wayne Macauley

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 25/07/2012

RRP  $19.99 $18.35

"Stunningly written. . . . A satire of exquisite poise and confidence."--The Age

A black comedy set in a new housing estate on the outskirts of a city, Blueprints for a Barbed-Wire Canoe, Wayne Macauley's first novel, is a biting take on the great Australian dream of owning your own home.

ISBN:
9781922079114
9781922079114
Category:
Contemporary fiction
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
25-07-2012
Language:
English
Publisher:
Text Publishing Company
Country of origin:
Australia
Dimensions (mm):
200x131x18mm
Weight:
0.19kg
Margo Lanagan

Margo Lanagan is an acclaimed writer of novels and short stories. Black Juice was a Michael L. Printz Honor Book, and won two World Fantasy Awards and the Victorian Premier's Award for Young Adult Fiction.

Red Spikes won the CBCA Book of the Year: Older Readers, was a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year and a Horn Book Fanfare title, was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writer's Prize and longlisted for the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award.

Her novel Tender Morsels won the World Fantasy Award for Best Novel and was an Honor Book in the Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature.

Her novel Sea Hearts was shortlisted for the Stella Prize and won a WA Premiers Book Award, the CBCA Book of the Year: Older Readers, The Norma K Hemming Award and the Barbara Jefferis Award, an Indie Award and an Aurealis Award among many other honours.

Zeroes, and its sequel Swarm, co-authored with Scott Westerfeld and Deborah Biancotti, were New York Times bestsellers.

Wayne Macauley

Wayne Macauley is a highly acclaimed novelist whose works include Some Tests, Demons, The Cook, Caravan Story and Blueprints for a Barbed-Wire Canoe. He lives in Brunswick, Melbourne

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