Peter Carey

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2010

    Can it Be? National Book Award Thinks Freedom is Not the Greatest Novel of Our Time

    ​It's a tragedy beyond words: The National Book Award nominees were announced today -- and Freedom is not among them! Instead, the five nominees are Great House by Nicole Krauss, Parrot and Olivier in America by Peter Carey, So Much For That by Lionel Shriver, Lord of Misrule by Jaimy Gordon ... More >>

  • News

    May 25, 2005

    Travelers' Tales

    A soda called Pipi Bubble, Austria's last wandering shepherd, a boat made of 164,321 wine corks: It's all here

  • Culture

    March 21, 2001

    Thieves Like Us

    Novelist Peter Carey finds in the outlaw Ned Kelly an Australian foundation myth