Drift

Drift

Summary: Through a fictional character, Byron Shelley Johnson, Castro ‘completes’ English experimental novelist Bryan Stanley Johnson’s unfinished trilogy. The novel explores the interaction of historical characters from the sealing days of Tasmania with contemporary characters. Does the past influence the present? Both past and present seem to influence each other in an Escherian paradox. Price: USD 6.99, HKD 54.99 Author/Editor: Brian Castro Publisher: Wakefield Press ISBN: 978-988-15164-8-0 Buy: Amazon (US) Barnes & Noble Omnilit.com...

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The Garden Book

The Garden Book

Summary: Set in the Dandenongs of the 1930s, when Australia was facing a looming war, The Garden Book scrutinizes the obsessions, prejudices and sexual betrayals of the period, shedding a different light on conventional notions of Chinese migrants in Australia. This is a story of unreliable narrators, passionate love and the misappropriation of literary legacies. Price: USD 8.99, HKD 70.99 Author/Editor: Brian Castro Publisher: Giramondo Publishing ISBN: 978-988-15165-2-7 Buy:...

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