Thomas Keneally

Thomas Keneally is an award-winning writer and Number 1 ticketholder of the Manly-Warringah Rugby League team.


Thomas Keneally has won international acclaim for his novels Schindler’s List (the basis for the movie and the winner of the Booker Prize), The Chant of Jimmie BlacksmithConfederatesGossip from the ForestThe PlaymakerWoman of the Inner SeaA River Town, Office of Innocence, and The Tyrant’s Novel. His most recent works of nonfiction are Searching for Schindler, A Commonwealth of ThievesThe Great Shame, and American Scoundrel, and A Bloody Good Rant. He has the won the Miles Franklin Award, the Booker Prize, the Los Angeles Book Prize, the Royal Society of Literature Prize, the Scripter Award of the University of Southern California, the Mondello International Prize, the Helmerich Prize. He lives in Sydney with his wife, Judy, and is Number 1 ticketholder of the Manly-Warringah Rugby League team.

Thomas Keneally

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Schindler's List

A River Town

The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith

Woman of the Inner Sea

The Office of Innocence

Gossip from the Forest

A Bloody Good Rant

The Tyrant's Novel