By Carrie Tiffany
Within the early Fifties, a lonely farmer trains his binoculars on a raucous family members of kookaburras roosting subsequent to his dairy. As Harry observes the birds via a yr of banquet, famine, beginning, demise, struggle, romance and tune, his neighbour, Betty, has her personal set of binoculars educated on him. Betty's son, Michael, gravitates to the mild guy round the corner, and Harry, sensing Michael is able to stretch his wings, makes a decision to educate him approximately intercourse. Harry understands every thing concerning the land. yet what does he find out about ladies?
Mateship with Birds is a young, witty novel of younger lust and mature love. an excellent story of innocence misplaced, it celebrates existence on one small farm in an unlimited old panorama, as a set of misfits query what a relatives could be.
Victorian Premier's Literary Award Nominee for Vance Palmer Prize for Fiction (2012)
Women's Prize for Fiction Nominee for Longlist (2013)
The Stella Prize (2013)
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