About this title:
Set during the glorious summer of 1960-61, this book chronicles the lives, fates and fortunes of a memorable group of characters in a fictitious outer, Melbourne, suburb in the post era of World War II.
About the Author:
Steven Carroll was born in Melbourne. His first novel, Remember Me, Jimmy James, was published in 1992. The Art of the Engine Driver (2001) and The Gift of Speed (2004) were shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Award, which the final book in the trilogy, The Time We Have Taken, won in 2008. Steven Carroll lives in Melbourne with his partner and son.
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