Cory Taylor





Cory Taylor


Born
Australia
Died
July 05, 2016


Cory Taylor was an award-winning screenwriter who has also published short fiction and children’s books. Her first novel, Me and Mr Booker, won the Commonwealth Writers Prize (Pacific Region) and her second, My Beautiful Enemy, was shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Literary Award. Her final book was Dying: A Memoir.

Taylor was survived by her Japanese-born artist husband of 33 years, Shin, and their sons, Nat and Dan, both in their 20s.


Average rating: 3.59 · 1,008 ratings · 206 reviews · 5 distinct works · Similar authors
Dying: A Memoir

4.01 avg rating — 424 ratings — published 2016 — 15 editions
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Me and Mr. Booker

3.18 avg rating — 448 ratings — published 2011 — 10 editions
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My Beautiful Enemy

3.60 avg rating — 131 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Me and MR Booker

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“When you’re dying, even your unhappiest memories can induce a sort of fondness, as if delight is not confined to the good times, but is woven through your days like a skein of gold thread.”
Cory Taylor

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