In this illustrious international selection, Robert Drewe has drawn together twenty-five of the finest contemporary writers whose stories represent the most stimulating, startling, deeply moving and humorous writing about the beach. Contributors include Paul Bowles, Italo Calvino, Raymond Carver, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nadine Gordimer, Ian McEwan, David Malouf, Frank Moorhouse, Graham Swift and John Updike.
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Robert Drewe was born in Melbourne, Australia, and grew up on the West Australian coast. His novels and short stories have been widely translated, won many national and international prizes, and been adapted for film, television, radio and the theatre. He has also written plays, screenplays, journalism and film criticism. He is also the editor of THE PENGUIN BOOK OF THE CITY.
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Book Description Victoria, Australia: Penguin, 2001. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. Trade paperback. 461 pp. Mint new copy. (Delivery Confirmation number sent for domestic orders.). Bookseller Inventory # 18186
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