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Heavyweight division: Peter Carnavas on ‘The Elephant’

Best known for his picture books, Peter Carnavas’ junior fiction novel The Elephant (UQP, July) ‘paints a portrait of a small family coming to terms with a tragedy through love, community, memory and friendship,‘ writes reviewer Lian Hingee. She spoke to the author. Where did the inspiration for The Elephant...

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