Other literary forms

(Survey of Novels and Novellas)

In addition to his long fiction, Thomas Keneally (kuh-NEE-lee) has written four plays: Halloran’s Little Boat (pr. 1966), Childermass (pr. 1968), An Awful Rose (pr. 1972), and Bullie’s House (pr. 1980). He has also written two television plays: Essington, produced in the United Kingdom in 1974, and The World’s Wrong End (1981). In addition, he has published several works of nonfiction, including Now and in Time to Be: Ireland and the Irish (1991), American Scoundrel: The Life of the Notorious Civil War General Dan Sickles (2002), and A Commonwealth of Thieves: The Improbable Birth of Australia (2006), as well as a memoir, Homebush Boy (1995).