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FICTION & LITERATURE SALON

Fiction Books, Novels, Historical Sagas, Literature...

Abbey's Bookshop at 131 York Street Sydney is an Aladdin's cave for readers. Whatever your tastes - classic tales, historical fiction, epic sagas, romance, erotic, adventure, experimental, short stories, urban fiction, rural fiction, Australian stories, award winners, bestsellers - you will find them all here.

And if you ever need more assistance in picking your next reading adventure, email info@abbeys.com.au or phone 02 9264 3111 or ask our booksellers in the shop!

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MILES FRANKLIN LITERARY AWARD 2021 WINNER

The WINNER of the 2021 Miles Franklin Literary Award, worth $60,000, has been announced!

THE LABYRINTH is the seventh novel by Tasmanian author Amanda Lohrey and which judges praised as "a beautifully written reflection on the conflicts between parents and children, men and women, and the value and purpose of creative work".

JOANNE HARRIS - A NARROW DOOR

ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK - Rebecca Buckfast has had to do quite a lot to get to where she is now - the new Head of an old English public school which, for the first time in its long history, is admitting girls. She relates her past to Mr Straitley, the Classics Master; and he in turn writes in his diary what is happening over the course of the month she is paying him such attention.

His favourite students have come to him, having discovered a body with the prefect's badge of a rival school. Rebecca's brother, who attended that school, mysteriously disappeared more than thirty-five years prior, so it's natural that Mr Straitley thinks the body might be Conrad's... but as the reader learns, when Ms Buckfast has had to do much to get to where she is, it involves a murder or two.

A wonderfully compulsive read with a driven and fiercely independent narrator who is occasionally unreliable despite her protestations to truth-telling, for whom you might have some sympathy - afterall, she just wants girls to have the same chances to determine their destinies as boys have long been entitled to - even if her methods aren't quite conventional. There's also a rather satisfying touch at the end... Lindy Jones

NICK EARLS - EMPIRES

ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK - I have been an ardent fan of Nick Earls for years. There's a lot happening under the surface of this fine novel, and the characters are all handled with great sympathy. A very satisfying and thoughtful novel indeed... Lindy Jones

FLOCK: First Nations Stories Then and Now

ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK - This was a great way to get across the styles of a lot of writers. The stories, all fiction, range in tone from heartwarming through to grief and each reader will find those voices that particularly resonate with them.

For me these were Tara June Winch's warm story of an unusual friendship, Archie Weller's broken people, Melissa Lucashenko's story of another unusual friendship undergoing a tragic event (ripe for a screenplay), Cassie Lynch's imaginative and evocative invocation of deep time, and Jane Harrison's story of a still birth, told in blunt & stoic fashion that somewhat masks the emotional hurt of the mother telling the story.

The entire collection is strong, making for enjoyable reading. Craig Kirchner

RAVE REVIEW...

ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK ----- So far, this is my book of the year! Life-affirming, heart-warming, full of joy and warmth and sweetness and poignancy with beautifully realised characters, glorious writing and spot-on observations, this is a book I read slowly to spin out the experience, and when I got to the end, had to go straight back to the beginning to devour all over again!

It starts with Ulysses Temper, born-and-bred working-class Londoner, driving his captain through Italy in 1944. They meet eccentric middle-aged art historian spinster Evelyn Skinner (who is not what she might appear) and together have a night that Ulysses never forgets. He is an optimistic man with a wife back home, and no big ambitions, though he is open to the world. Years later, when the life he thought he would have turns into something unexpected, he finds himself back in Florence, where he makes a new home with an assortment of characters (including a Shakespeare-quoting macaw, a tree-listening handyman and the precociously wise daughter of his wife).

Stretching over 35 years, and alternating between Florence and London, with dashes of serendipity, a touch of nonchalant everyday magic, Luck that smiles and fortune that mocks (and an appearance from E M Forster) this is a story where art, music, love and beauty play out their grand themes in ordinary lives and extraordinary moments. Lindy

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ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK ----- Bila Yarrudhanggalangdhuray makes a worthy addition to the fine Indigenous novels that are appearing on the shelves these days. Heiss, who has shown herself to be an accomplished writer, has produced her best ever with this historical novel set on the Murrumbidgee in the nineteenth century.

Life is changing for the proud Wiradyuri (Heiss' preferred spelling) people of the river country, and Wagadhaany finds herself the servant of an ambitious colonial family. They may control her way of living, but they do not control her heart. When the settlement of Gundagai is flooded in 1852, her life is altered still further, and she is taken away from her country by a well-meaning Quaker mistress, who in wanting to do the right thing doesn't consider if it is right by the Indigenous people she wants to assist.

Always yearning for her place, Wagadhaany nonetheless carries on with strength, courage and grace, and finds love with Yindyamarra, a fine Wiradyuri man, employed as a stockman and so no freer than she is, to follow his own inclinations.

A novel that shows the disruption and cruelty of colonialism, but celebrates the enduring culture of the Wiradyuri and the indomitable spirit of a brave woman. Lindy

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ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK ----- Rick McLennan has just lost his New York music journalism job and his longterm partner has finally gotten so sick of him she's thrown him out, so he has nowhere to live. And to cap it off, he's been offered a job that is idea of hell - to write a book about Stevie Fracasso, one-time rock god with a very long list of problems.

Worse than that, Rick will have to collect flying-phobic Stevie and drive across the US to get him to the first gig he's played in years. And the very worst of it? They are long estranged brothers, and Rick definitely doesn't want to make up and play nice. But broke and homeless leave him no choice, so he takes the job...

A rollicking road-trip of a novel, highly entertaining but with touches of heartbreaking poignancy as the brothers learn how to human again with each other. Lindy

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GET READY TO 'UGLY CRY'

Fall in love with this heart-wrenching underdog story about grief, friendship and sticking up for yourself.

Rae is ten years old, and she's tough. She's had to be - life with her mother has taught her the world is not her friend. Now suddenly her mum is gone and Rae is alone, except for her dog Splinter.

Rae can do a lot of things pretty well for a kid. She can take care of herself and Splints, stay under the radar at school and keep the front yard neat enough that the neighbours won't get curious. But she is gnawed at by fear and sadness; haunted by the shadow of a terrible secret.

VOGEL AWARD WINNER - EMMA BATCHELOR

The winner of the prestigious The Australian/Vogel's Literary Award for 2021.

In those first moments, that admission felt precious to me: it was something that I alone had been deemed worthy enough to carry and I was grateful. I was grateful to finally know, but I still couldn't speak.

Something was wrong, she knew it, but she was entirely unprepared for what he would tell her.

Viewed through the lens of a relationship breakdown after one partner discloses to the other that they are transgender, this autofiction spans eighteen months: from the moments of first discovery, through the eventual disintegration of their partnership, to the new beginnings of independence.

In diaries and letters, Now That I See You unfolds a love story that, while often messy and uncomfortable, is a poignant and personal exploration of identity, gender, love and grief.

WHEN MEN CRY

The anticipation is building in the air, and Chris can feel it. It's been over a year since he and his uni mates Noah, Logan and Jock had been together, in the same place. Finally, the gang will be back together. Finally, the beers can start flowing!

However, as the night begins it becomes clear that one of them is hiding something. Little does Chris know, this night will take them down a dark path into the depths of each other's lives and the gambling dens of the Sydney underworld: to places that will test their friendship to its very limit.

A story of mateship, despair and redemption told in a Sydney not too far from our own, When Men Cry takes a sobering look at the world of mental health and masculinity: a world where dishonesty breeds dangerous consequences, and where the simplest things can be the hardest to talk about.

LOVEBIRDS

Warm, witty and wise, Lovebirds is an astute and uplifting novel about the power of love and family.

Not all marriages end in happily ever after... In their youth, lovebirds Elizabeth and Ray had to fight to be together. Their future was full of promise and, blessed with children and careers, their happiness complete. But a twist of fate changed their lives forever.

Now in her sixties, Elizabeth is desperately lonely. She rarely sees her two adult sons and her closest friend is a talkative budgie. But when her grandson, Zach, gets into trouble with the police, she decides to take him on a road trip to find his grandfather, her lost love Ray, in the hope of mending their broken family.

Two less compatible travelling companions would be hard to find, as they set off on an unlikely adventure into the wilds of the northern NSW hinterland. What they discover along the way, about Ray and each other, has the power to transform them all. In trying to save Zach, Elizabeth might just save herself.

THE RIPPING TREE

Early 1800s. Thomasina Trelora is on her way to the colonies. Her fate: to be married to a clergyman she's never met. As the Australian coastline comes into view a storm wrecks the ship and leaves her lying on the rocks, near death. She's saved by an Aboriginal man who carries her to the door of a grand European house, Willowbrae.

Tom is now free to be whoever she wants to be and a whole new life opens up to her. But as she's drawn deeper into the intriguing life of this grand estate, she discovers that things aren't quite as they seem. She stumbles across a horrifying secret at the heart of this world of colonial decorum - and realises she may have exchanged one kind of prison for another.

The Ripping Tree is an intense, sharp shiver of a novel, which brings to mind such diverse influences as The Turn of the Screw, Rebecca and the film Get Out as much as it evokes The Secret River. A powerful and gripping tale of survival written in Nikki Gemmell's signature lyrical and evocative prose, it examines the darkness at the heart of early colonisation. Unsettling, audacious, thrilling and unputdownable.

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Stories for the Years

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Fishwork

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Bruny

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