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Barracuda: Coming of age tale of a young athlete

Title: Barracuda
Author: Christos Tsiolkas
Publisher: Hogarth
Published: September 9, 2014 (First published October 26th 2013)
Pages: 448
ISBN: 9780804138420
Rating: 3/5

It seems like the idea of Australia in the 21st century, with its cultures and subcultures, politics, middle class families, love and angst are themes you have come to expect from author Christos Tsiolkas. 475 more words


Short Story from author of The Slap

Read Petals by Christos Tsiolkas

Most people know Christos Tsiolkas because of his book The Slap.  If not the book, then people know of the slapping of young Hugo from the  77 more words

Short Stories

REVIEW: Barracuda

Barracuda: A Novel

By Christos Tsiolkas

I grew up swimming competitively. My first meet was at the age of 5, and I continued to compete until I was 20. 349 more words