Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
EBOOK
Title Sold by the millions : Australia's bestsellers / edited by Toni Johnson-Woods and Amit Sarwal.
Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012.

Subject Australian fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Australian fiction -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Popular literature -- Australia -- History and criticism.
Best sellers -- Australia.
Alt Name Johnson-Woods, Toni.
Sarwal, Amit.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 220 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Two centuries of popular Australian fiction / Toni Johnson-Woods -- From British domination to multinational conglomeration? : a revised history of Australian novel publishing, 1950 to 2007 / Katherine Bode -- Britishness and Australian popular fiction : from the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth centuries / Hsu-Ming Teo -- Heart strings and hip pocket : Garth Nix's writings for children, young adults and adults / Alice Mills -- The wide brown land and the big smoke : the setting of Australian popular romance / Juliet Flesch -- Issues of class and gender in Australian crime fiction : from the 1950s to today / Rachel Franks -- The Australian horror novel since 1950 / James Doig -- The fiction of the future : Australian science fiction / Russell Blackford -- Crikey it's bromance : a history of Australian pulp westerns / Toni Johnson-Woods -- The cultural economy of the Australian comic book industry, 1950-1985 / Kevin Patrick -- Armchair tourism : the popularity of Australian travel writing / Richard White -- Available to the millions : sports writing in Australia / Bernard Whimpress.
Summary Australian genre fiction writers have successfully exploited the Australian landscape and peoples and as a result their books are today ""sold by the millions"" across boundaries. They have created stories that are imaginative, visionary, and diverse. They.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 1443835986 (electronic bk.)
9781443835985 (electronic bk.)
1283436698
9781283436694
9781443835848
1443835846
OCLC # 825978064
Additional Format Print version: 9781443835848 1443835846 (DLC) 2012379752