Oct 01, 2021 · She was born Estelle Eggleston in Yazoo City, Mississippi, the only child of Thomas Ellett Eggleston and his wife Dovey Estelle (née Caro). One of her great-grandfathers was Henry Clay Tyler, an early settler from Boston and a jeweler who gave the Yazoo City courthouse cupola its clock.
Sep 23, 2021 · 2021 Voss Literary Prize longlist. The Long List for the 2021 Voss Literary Prize has been announced: Amanda Lohrey, The Labyrinth (Text Publishing), winner of the 2121 Miles Franklin Award, see my review. Vivian Pham, The Coconut Children (Penguin Books), abandoned. Mirandi Riwoe, Stone Sky Gold Mountain (University of Queensland Press), on my ...
Sep 26, 2021 · When I consulted Tom Chetwynd's Dictionary of Symbols to unravel the symbolism in the title of John Hughes new novel The Dogs, this is what I found: Dogs/Wolves/Jackals The animal instincts as helpful intermediaries between man and nature; or as negative aggression.
Oct 13, 2021 · Skimming Stones, by Maria Papas (Winner of the 2020 Hungerford Award) Posted by: Lisa Hill on October 13, 2021. Search by author, country, genre &c.
Oct 16, 2021 · When most Australians think of Nellie Melba they picture a squarish middle-aged woman dressed in furs and large hats, an imperious Dame whose voice ruled the world for three decades. But there was much more to her life than adulation and riches. To succeed she had to overcome social expectations, misogyny and tall-poppy syndrome.