By Wayne Macauley

Caravan Story is a superb satire at the function of the creative neighborhood in our society and the altering reaction of the govt to their role.

the 1st caravans arrive in a convoy. Wayne Macauley's narrator, Wayne Macauley, is in a single of them. he is one of many artists faraway from his domestic, given a brand new position to stay and the opportunity to 'give again to society'. In his unusual new group, housed on a footy oval in a far off state city, he's given his job. To create and be important. To be grateful for the chance. He makes a decision he'll now not provide in to his misgivings; he'll write. Then he unearths out in regards to the rejection slips already written for the paintings he has but to submit...

Wayne Macauley is a Melbourne author. he's the writer of 3 highly-acclaimed novels, Blueprints for a Barbed-Wire Canoe, Caravan Story and The Cook.

'A delicacy and wryness, a type of difficult reversal of expectancies, that relaxes the brain and sends it skidding at the thinnest ice of elegance...If Macauley is black he is satiny.' Peter Craven

'In an period whilst many Australian novelists are enjoying it safe...Wayne Macauley is an bold expertise worthy watching.' Wet Ink

'Wayne Macauley's first novel, Blueprints for a Barbed-Wire Canoe, confirmed genuine expertise had arrived and his moment confirms the promise.' Age

'Mixing elegy and whimsy, satire and black humour, language turns into pliant lower than Macauley's command.' Australian ebook Review

'A lament but in addition a choice to palms, Caravan Story is an exhilarating piece of satire, a compulsively readable, super well-wrought Orwellian delusion that i think proclaims the coming of Macauley as a massive Australian writer.' Monthly

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