Summary: Australian author and novelist who was awarded the National Book Council's Banjo Award for Fiction in 1993 and has been shortlisted for several literary prizes such as The Age Book of the Year Award and the Victorian Premier's Literary Award whose work is characterized by its sharp and perceptive insights into Australian history and landscape (and has appeared in many Australian literary anthologies), and who was also an occasional reviewer for The Australian newspaper.
Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a plane crash
Born: July 29, 1957
Died: July 17, 2014
Location: Hrabove, Ukraine