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Janette Turner Hospital

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Janette Turner Hospital grew up in Queensland and was educated there. Since her post-graduate degrees in Canada, she has taught in universities in Canada,Australia, England, France and the United States. She has won a number of prizes for her eight novels and four short-story collections, which have been published in numerous languages. In 2003, she won the Queensland Premier’s Literary Award and the Patrick White Award, and received a Doctor of Letters honoris causa from the University of Queensland. She is Carolina Distinguished Professor Emerita at the University of South Carolina, where she taught for twelve years. In 2010, she was a visiting professor at Columbia University in New York and is currently Adjunct Professor at the University of Queensland.

ALL TITLES BY JANETTE TURNER HOSPITAL
Collected Stories Janette Turner Hospital
Collected Stories ...
Janette Turner Ho...


The internationally acclaimed stories from Dislocations and Isobars are presented here with seven previously uncollected stories, four of which were included in the twenty-five "Best Short Stories in ...


North Of Nowhere South Of Loss
North Of Nowhere S...
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"Hospital goes from strength to literary strength ever brilliant in ideas, graceful in expression, resourceful in story." Fay Weldon 'Her stories are like brief cyclones wrapped around an unexpected ...


The Ivory Swing
The Ivory Swing
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Juliet yearns for the "ebb and flow of life lived avidly", for the pace and challenge of city living. The conflict between her love of husband and children and her own passionate need for expression i ...


The Tiger In The Tiger Pit
The Tiger In The T...
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Like the rare Blue Wanderer butterfly, Emily Carpenter is never still for long. She flees emotional commitment, despite the longing of her eight-year-old son for family and for the easygoing sheepfarm ...


Janette Turner Hospital Collected Stories
Janette Turner Hos...
Janette Turner Ho...


This collection brings together in one distinguished volume a range of stories written over twenty-five years by this internationally acclaimed author.


Charades
Charades
Janette Turner Ho...


Stunningly original, Charades has stood the test of time as a major Australian work.


AWARDS
Shortlisted, 1989 Miles Franklin Award

Shortlisted, NBC Banjo Award for Fiction 

Shortlisted, Adelaide Festival Awards

New York Times Notable Book of the Year