By Miles Franklin

ISBN-10: 0207163022

ISBN-13: 9780207163029

A tale of stressed adolescence, hovering ambition, thwarted dreams.

A sequel to her: Up the rustic, and, Ten creeks run.

Stella Maria Sarah Miles Franklin, often called Miles Franklin (14 October 1879 – 19 September 1954) used to be an Australian author and feminist who's most sensible recognized for her novel My very good profession, released in 1901. whereas she wrote all through her lifestyles, her different significant literary luck, All That Swagger, was once no longer released till 1936.

She used to be devoted to the improvement of a uniquely Australian kind of literature, and he or she actively pursued this aim by way of assisting writers, literary journals, and writers' organizations. She has had an enduring influence on Australian literary lifestyles via her endowment of a big literary award often called the Miles Franklin Award.

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