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Natalie Dormer Joins 'PICNIC AT THE HANGING ROCK' Series

Game of Thrones star Natalie Dormer has joined Australia’s FOXTEL upcoming drama series, PICNIC AT THE HANGING ROCK!

The series will be based on the 1967 novel by Joan Lindsay. 235 more words


Review: Picnic at Hanging Rock – Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh

First published in The Times, Tuesday January 17 2017

Three Stars

The title is perhaps most familiar to international audiences from Peter Weir’s acclaimed 1975 film adaptation. 374 more words

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Picnic at Hanging Rock


Lyceum, Edinburgh

A cult novel by Joan Lindsay that became a cult movie, directed by Peter Weir, Picnic at Hanging Rock has long exerted a powerful influence on the Australian psyche – so much so that even to this day, this entirely fictional story is believed by most Australians to be based on fact. 385 more words


Picnic at Hanging Rock by Joan Lindsay Review

Publication: 1967
Publisher:  Penguin Classics
Pages:  208 pages
Source: Bookmobile
Genre: Fiction, Classics, Gothic, Australian Literature
My Rating: ⛤⛤⛤⛤

Where most books have a small disclaimer on the fiction of the novel readers are about to read, written just below the publication date and other nonsense no one bothers with,  480 more words

Picnic at Hanging Rock -Joan Lindsay

To the next person who reads this book:

Picnic at Hanging Rock, set in Bendigo, Victoria, is a mysterious, haunting story that has many moments that are chilling. 240 more words

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ON THIS DAY: November 16, 2016

November 16th is

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