?What makes this novel a winner are its originality and the amazingly wide range of its characters. . . . Like canada?s Mordecai Richler, tsiolkas is unflinching in depicting the hypocrisies of his own community, but his portraits are never one-dimensional.?
-- Winnipeg Free Press
About the Author
Christos Tsiolkas is the author of three novels: Loaded
, which was made into the feature film Head-On
, The Jesus Man
and Dead Europe
, which won the 2006 Age Fiction Prize and the 2006 Melbourne Best Writing Award. He is also a playwright, essayist and screen writer. He lives in Melbourne, Australia.