Synopsis: Thinly veiled autobiographical account of David Malouf’s adolescence and early adulthood and his changing relationships with his eponymous best friend, Johnno and the town of his birth, Brisbane. A must for all Queenslanders. My Take: I have a very warm spot in my heart for David Malouf. He’s the kind of writer that I [...]
Entries Tagged as 'biography'
August 4th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Australian, biography, Literature, Queensland
July 13th, 2009 · No Comments · biography, Politics
Synopsis: One time choir boy, Rhodes Scholar and Dukakis operative pens a first person account of the experience of being a senior staffer for the Clinton campaign and subsequently presidency. Honest, insightful and controversial. My Take: The best book ever written by a political insider. Odds are, that if you ask someone who has spent [...]
Tags:Bill Clinton·George Stephanopoulos