Set among the surf and sandhills of the Australian beach – and the
tidal changes of three generations of the Lang family – The
Bodysurfers is an Australian classic. A short-story collection
which has become a bestseller and been adapted for film, television,
radio and the theatre, The Bodysurfers on its first
publication marked a major change in Australian literature.
Robert Drewe was born in Melbourne and grew up on the West Australian coast. His novels and short stories and his prize-winning memoir, The Shark Net, have been widely translated, won many national and international awards, and been adapted for film, television, radio and theatre around the world.
Series: Penguin Modern Classics
Number Of Pages: 176
Published: 29th June 2009
Publisher: Penguin Books Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 17.9 x 11.0 x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.1
Edition Number: 1