The gentrified Yarra in Melbourne today is a far cry from the sort of place described by Tony Birch in Ghost River.

Book review: Tony Birch’s Ghost River probes the ways poverty and violence can shape a life

The Australian chronicler of life on the margins has long wanted to write about his beloved Yarra and the derelicts and seekers drawn to its banks

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The gentrified Yarra in Melbourne today is a far cry from the sort of place described by Tony Birch in Ghost River.
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