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Thomas Keneally

The Widow and Her Hero

The Widow and Her Hero

by Thomas Keneally

Sceptre, HK$132

Sunday, 2 March, 2008, 12:00am

BOOKS to look forward to this year

WITH THOUSANDS OF new books due on the shelves in the US and Britain alone over the next 12 months, bringing readers our 50 most anticipated titles of 2007 is nothing if not daunting. Mountains of catalogues have been combed, scores of websites scoured, dozens of publishers pestered, and gallons of coffee consumed working late into the night.

21 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Wizard of Oz

Thomas Keneally fears Hong Kong readers will mull over only one of the 42 novels, children's books and non-fiction he has written since 1964 - the book that became a famous film. Schindler's Ark won the Booker Prize in 1982 before entering the popular imagination as the Steven Spielberg movie Schindler's List.

25 Feb 2005 - 12:00am

Gulag parable

The Tyrant's Novel

(Sceptre) by Thomas Keneally

25 Feb 2005 - 12:00am

Literature live

Hear the writers talk about their craft. This year's festival covers the broadest range of genres yet

March 6

The Journey Home

Who Readings by Jess Rowe, Dave McKirdy, Robin Minietta, Madeleine Marie Slavick, Elsie Tu

Where St John's Cathedral

When 6pm

Price Free

March 7

25 Feb 2005 - 12:00am