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Thomas Keneally
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Background Information / Further Reading

  • Order of Australia
    Thomas Keneally was awarded the Order of Australia in 1983 for his services to Australian Literature.
  • The Booker Prize
    Keneally has been short-listed for the Booker Prize on 4 occasions: in 1972 for The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, Gossip from the Forest in 1975, and Confederates in 1979, before winning the prize in 1982 with Schindler's Ark.
  • The Miles Franklin Award
    Keneally has won the Miles Franklin Award twice with Bring Larks and Heroes(1967) and Three Cheers for the Paraclete(1968).

Biographical Information

  • Bibliography
    A full bibliography of Thomas Keneally's work.


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