Thomas Keneally

Thomas Keneally began his writing career in 1964 and has published twenty-five novels since. They include SCHINDLER'S ARK, which won the Booker Prize in 1982 and was subsequently made into the film Schindler's List, and THE CHANT OF JIMMIE BLACKSMITH, CONFEDERATES and GOSSIP FROM THE FOREST, each shortlisted for the Booker Prize. He has also written several works of non-fiction, including his boyhood memoir HOMEBUSH BOY and SEARCHING FOR SCHINDLER. He lives in Sydney.