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Joan Makes History
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In this rollicking, irreverent tour de force, Kate Grenville rewrites the familiar past.

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Overview

Joan is a woman of no great distinction, but in the life of her imagination she is in the front line of events, cheerfully altering history.

Joan Makes History was first published in 1988 and was funded by the Australian Bicentennial Authority to celebrate 200 years of history.

Kate Grenville is an award-winning novelist with a distinctively witty style.

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Kate Grenville

Kate Grenville

Kate Grenville is one of Australia’s most celebrated writers. Her international bestseller The Secret River was awarded local and overseas prizes, has been adapted for the stage and as an acclaimed television miniseries, and is now a much-loved classic. Grenville’s other novels include Sarah Thornhill, The Lieutenant, Dark Places and the Orange Prize winner The Idea of Perfection. Her most recent books are two works of non-fiction, One Life: My Mother’s Story and The Case Against Fragrance. She has also written three books about the writing process. In 2017 Grenville was awarded the Australia Council Award for Lifetime Achievement in Literature. She lives in Melbourne.