• It is this characteristic opposition which makes The Great World a truthful portrait of Australia. Sufferings and wrongs abound, but there is no dullness.

  • An example of how fiction may still be individual, honest and humanly truthful. Malouf's great talent is precisely for unmasking the epic or world-historical - for finding the human backing to history's all reflecting mirror

    The Times
  • Lucid and accessible. His most ambitious book so far

  • A truthful portait of Australia

    Independent on Sunday
  • A book of great stature with moral force and moral truth

    Times Literary Supplement

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