This time there might be reason to be terrified.
His last two novels, The Slap and Barracuda, were about contemporary Australia – with all its class and race divisions and personal conflicts laid bare.
- Jane Sullivan
- The Sydney Morning Herald
They were international bestsellers that won him awards, acclaim, two television series and a host of devoted readers.
So why has he confounded expectations to dive back 2000…
Tsiolkas was brought up in the Greek Orthodox faith but he “abandoned Christ” many years ago – partly because of St…