From a floury encounter on a baker's work table to the art of sitting backwards on chairs, from budgie training to spontaneous human combustion, this collection showcases the nonfiction writing of one of Australia's best-loved authors. These pieces encompass suburban portraits and coastal living, affectionate nostalgia and the absurdity of the every day. They are endearing and often hilarious snapshots of life from a master novelist who has turned the column into an artform.It was the Gainsborough Flyscreen that did it. ... The centrepiece was The Belafonte Collection, comprising the Belafonte Sofa Bed, the Belafonte Corner Suite, the ... Made of bonded leather, it was pictured in, yes, chocolate and black. Seekinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Swimming to the Moon|
|Publisher||:||Fremantle Press - 2014-11-01|