Could you share a haunted house with eight strangers and a talking pig? Well, sometimes you don't get a choice.
Australia's favourite novel is a funny, heartbreaking story of making-do and yearning to belong. Now a major television miniseries, Cloudstreet will live with you long after you've turned the final page.
If you have not read Cloudstreet, your life is diminished' Mem Fox
'Cloudstreet shows an exquisite feel for the language, the smell, the very pulse of Australia.' Andrew Denton
'I feel in love with book and have been the most extraordinary Tim Winton fan ever since.' Judith Lucy
'Reading it felt like coming home. It feels like looking through the plane window when you're flying back into the country. It really does.' Marieke Hardy
About the Author
Tim Winton has published twenty-one books for adults and children, and his work has been translated into twenty-five languages. Since his first novel, An Open Swimmer, won the Australian/Vogel Award in 1981, he has won the Miles Franklin Award four times (for Shallows, Cloudstreet, Dirt Music and Breath) and twice been shortlisted for the Booker Prize (for The Riders and Dirt Music). He lives in Western Australia.
Series: Tie-in Ser.
Number Of Pages: 576
Published: 28th March 2011
Publisher: Penguin Books Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 20.0 x 13.0 x 4.1
Weight (kg): 0.51
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: Media tie-in