Me and Mr Booker: Text Classics

Me and Mr Booker: Text Classics

Cory Taylor Benjamin Law / Apr 03, 2020

Me and Mr Booker Text Classics I know what Mr Booker would say on the topic of experience He would say what you lose on the swings you gain on the roundabouts Martha could have said no when Mr Booker tried to kiss her But Martha is

  • Title: Me and Mr Booker: Text Classics
  • Author: Cory Taylor Benjamin Law
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 297
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • I know what Mr Booker would say on the topic of experience He would say what you lose on the swings you gain on the roundabouts Martha could have said no when Mr Booker tried to kiss her But Martha is sixteen, she lives in a dull town, her father is mad, her home is stifling Of course she would kiss the charming Englishman who brightened her world with whiskey and ciI know what Mr Booker would say on the topic of experience He would say what you lose on the swings you gain on the roundabouts Martha could have said no when Mr Booker tried to kiss her But Martha is sixteen, she lives in a dull town, her father is mad, her home is stifling Of course she would kiss the charming Englishman who brightened her world with whiskey and cigarettes, adventure and sex whatever the consequences Me and Mr Booker, Cory Taylor s acclaimed debut, is a novel about feeling old when you re young and acting young when you re not Cory Taylor was born in Queensland in 1955 She was an award winning novelist and screenwriter who also published short fiction and children s books Her first novel, Me and Mr Booker, won the Commonwealth Writers Prize Pacific Region in 2012 and her second novel, My Beautiful Enemy, was shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Award in 2014 She died on 5 July 2016, a couple of months after Dying A Memoir was published Cory Taylor s characters are magnificently created Australian A vibrant, questioning and unpredictable read West Australian Me and Mr Booker is sharply observed and blackly comic, but it is also a tender depiction of love, sex, power and one girl s heartbreaking step into adulthood Australian Bookseller Publisher Cory Taylor s Me and Mr Booker has the heart of Lolita and the soul of Catcher In The Rye, this is one of the most assured debut novels I have ever read These characters feel so real that they become almost family Refreshing, surprising, sexy and ultimately very moving Krissy Kneen Elegant and controlled and wickedly funny David Vann

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      • Cory Taylor Benjamin Law

        Cory Taylor was an award winning screenwriter who has also published short fiction and children s books Her first novel, Me and Mr Booker, won the Commonwealth Writers Prize Pacific Region and her second, My Beautiful Enemy, was shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Literary Award Her final book was Dying A Memoir.Taylor was survived by her Japanese born artist husband of 33 years, Shin, and their sons, Nat and Dan, both in their 20s.


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