The Kid on the Karaoke Stage and Other Stories

Richter Georgia

‘This whole collection is brimming with vibrant and original writing.’- Brenda Walker28 life-changing stories about who we are, and what we want to be.Some of us just blow with the breeze, and some of us feel every wind-shift. Some of us are never blown the same way twice, and some of us are never the same way wherever we’re blown- Glen HuntingWhen Satan appears in the story, he looks a hell of a lot like my dad.- Goldie GoldbloomWhat he hears, other would call silence. The absence of definable noise. But there is no such thing as silence.- Amanda CurtinI run backwards all the way up the street watching the dog get closer and closer. Behind the dog is the man with the moustache and now he has a fish in his hands.- Jon DoustEven from here, through the silver of the doorway, the youngest brother can see the pink underside of the dark-skinned feet, as they lift and replace themselves in the brown-grey dust. – Peter Docker

  • Fremantle Press
  • 9781921696831
  • May 2 2011
  • Edition 1
  • 272 Pages