Displaying A Confident Diversity Of Narrative Voices And Brevity In Style, This Collection Of Short Stories Reflects The Author S Experiences In Central Australia, China, Mexico, And Russia In The Wind And Other Children, A Girl Searches For Her Lost Grandmother While Her Parents Quarrel At Home A Man Contemplates Inertia After Toxic Contamination Changes Life In A Remote Australian Town In Extra Time And The Air You Need Finds A Woman Imagining A Mother S Love For Her Autistic Son An Exploration Of The Human Being, This Compilation Weaves Themes Of Longing, Alienation, Delusion, Resilience, And Love Sometimes Dreamy And Hypnotic, Sometimes Comic And Wry, These Stories Leave Their Mark.
Jennifer Mills is the author of Dyschronia Picador, 2018 longlisted for the 2019 Miles Franklin Award , Gone 2011 , The Diamond Anchor 2009 , and a collection of short stories, The Rest is Weight 2012 In 2012 she was named a Best Young Australian Novelist by the Sydney Morning Herald and in 2014 she was awarded the Barbara Hanrahan Fellowship from the Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature
- 252 pages
- The Rest is Weight
- Jennifer Mills
- 25 January 2017 Jennifer Mills