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Take Your Best Shot : Penguin Specials - Jacqueline Kent

Take Your Best Shot

Penguin Specials

Paperback Published: 27th August 2013
ISBN: 9780143570561
Number Of Pages: 144

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Following from her successful biography The Making of Julia Gillard, here Jacqueline Kent analyses the tumultuous term in office of our first female prime minister. Take Your Best Shot is an insightful and immensely readable account of Gillard's time at the top, and of just how adversarial her environment has been.

About the Author

Jacqueline Kent was born in Sydney and grew up there and in Adelaide. Originally trained as a journalist and broadcaster, she has also been a book editor and a reviewer for numerous publications, and has a Doctorate of Creative Arts from the University of Technology, Sydney. As well as biography and general social history, she has written fiction for young adults. A Certain Style: Beatrice Davis, A Literary Life won the 2002 National Biography Award and the Nita B. Kibble Award. An Exacting Heart: The Story of Hephzibah Menuhin won the 2009 Nita B. Kibble Award. She lives in Sydney.

ISBN: 9780143570561
ISBN-10: 0143570560
Series: Penguin Specials
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 144
Published: 27th August 2013
Publisher: Penguin Books Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 18.1 x 11.3  x 1.0
Weight (kg): 0.1
Edition Number: 1