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). Active in the environmental movement, he is the Patron of the Australian Marine Conservation Society. He lives in Western Australia.
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ISLAND HOME has been shortlisted in the Non-fiction category for the 2016 Prime Minister's Literary Awards. Posted by Penguin Books Australia.
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Read more about THE BOY BEHIND THE CURTAIN here > http://pen.gy/2dKKaYK
Posted by Penguin Books Australia.
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Tim Winton talks politics and the environment as his new book of essays hits the shelves. Posted by Penguin Books Australia
timwintonauthor - 12 days ago
Three of Tim Winton's books have been included in Better Reading's Top 100 for 2016 list, with CLOUDSTREET coming in at #17. Posted by Penguin Books Australia.
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