Noel Beddoe worked as a high school principal for twenty years and has been involved in Aboriginal education for most of his adult life, becoming the inaugural chairperson of the Aboriginal Education Reference Group. His published works include five books of fiction for teenagers, the adult novel Autumn, the personal memoir Dad and Me, which was included in the anthology Fathers in Writing, as well as short fiction, poetry and journalism. Noel lived and worked in education for twelve years in Narrandera, a township in the Riverina country of New South Wales. He now lives with his wife on the New South Wales south coast.
ALL TITLES BY NOEL BEDDOE
'The Yalda Crossing' takes this little-known episode in Australia’s first-contact history and creates from it a gripping adventure about the desparate battle for land and its dreadful consequences, wh ...
‘I was moved by those limpid visions of landscape and the characters who move so sadly and haltingly through it.’ Tim Winton
‘Beddoe excels at lyrical, glassy prose that splendidly evokes the land.’ Nicholas Jose