The Gulf is an acute, moving and uplifting story from the inimitable, alchemical imagination of Anna Spargo-Ryan.
“a warmhearted novel through which Spargo-Ryan proves again to be a sharp observer of human emotion.”
“Spargo-Ryan has a rare talent for conveying raw emotion.”
– The Herald Sun
The Paper House
Longlisted for the ABIA’s Matt Richell Award 2017
A sharp-eyed, bittersweet depiction of the love between parents and children, and the havoc that love can wreak.
“… a strong debut novel from a fascinating new voice in Australian fiction.”
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