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Christos Tsiolkas - Author


Christos Tsiolkas is the author of four novels: Loaded (filmed as Head-On) The Jesus Man and Dead Europe, which won the 2006 Age Fiction Prize and the 2006 Melbourne Best Writing Award. The Slap won the Commonwealth Writer’s Prize 2009 and was shortlisted for the 2009 Miles Franklin Literary Award and the ALS Gold Medal. He is also a playwright, essayist and screen writer. He lives in Melbourne.

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If you like Christos Tsiolkas you might also like to read books by David Nicholls, Steve Toltz and Lionel Shriver.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Christos Tsiolkas

Barracuda by Christos Tsiolkas
Reader Reviewed Barracuda
Christos Tsiolkas
One of our Books of the Year 2014. After the huge success of his novel The Slap it is often difficult for an author to follow with another as good. Tsiolkas has succeeded in doing just that. Set in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/06/2014
Barracuda by Christos Tsiolkas
Reader Reviewed Barracuda
Christos Tsiolkas
January 2014 Book of the Month. After the huge success of his novel The Slap it is often difficult for an author to follow with another as good. Tsiolkas has succeeded...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2014
The Slap by Christos Tsiolkas
The Slap
Christos Tsiolkas
As you might expect from an Australian author, this book tells it to you straight to the extent that, as you might expect from the title, it hits you right in the face. The Slap explores modern behavioural correctness in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/03/2011
The Slap by Christos Tsiolkas
The Slap
Christos Tsiolkas
Shortlisted for the Galaxy International Author of the Year 2010. Winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize 2009. Already an internationally acclaimed bestseller The Slap is an unflinching interrogation of our lives today; of the modern family and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2010

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