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date: 25 August 2019

Keneally, Thomas (1935– ) Prolific Australian novelist, born in Sydney. 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to English Literature
Author(s):
Dinah BirchDinah Birch

His ebullient account of his youth, Homebush Boy (1995), recounts his passion for G. M. *Hopkins and his decision to enter the priesthood. Quitting his training, Keneally worked as a teacher and clerk, publishing his first novel, ... ...

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