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The Playmaker
Thomas Keneally

Classification : Historical fiction
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : Sceptre
Page Extent : 368
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780340422632
Price : 575

About the book
In 1789 in Sydney Cove, the remotest penal colony of the British Empire, a group of convicts and  one of their captors unite to stage a play.  As felons, perjurers and whores rehearse, their playmaker becomes strangely seduced.  For the play's power is mirrored in the rich, varied life of this primitive land, and, not least, in the convict and actress, Mary Brenham.


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Thomas Keneally
Thomas Keneally began his writing career in 1964 and has published thirty-one novels since. They include Schindler's Ark, which won the Booker Prize in 1982 and was subsequently made int...(+)
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