And What Do You Do Mr. Gable?
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

And What Do You Do Mr. Gable?

4.12 of 5 stars 4.12  ·  rating details  ·  25 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Paperback, 276 pages
Published September 1st 2011 by Vintage Classics (first published August 31st 2011)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 99)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Danielle Netherclift
This was the best book that I read in 2012. Full of short, previously published pieces of non fiction on a diverse range of subjects, from a near death experience on a kayak in Bass Straight (an account which made me cry), to following Mark Latham on the campaign trail, to the healing properties of baking bread, and onto the extraordinary career of Bob Brown and of the heartbreaking and outrageous case of Gunns Mill in Flanagan's beloved Tasmania, this is the kind of writing that reminds us of t...more
Karen
What can I say. Wonderful, informative, opinionated, policital. Love short pieces, this was a breath of fresh air blowing through the window of Richard Falangan's writings. The curtains were flapping and I was refreshed by their breeze. What did you do Mr Flanagan, you captivated and stired my sole.
Michael Robotham
It's a patchy collection of essays, but the best of them make the whole package worthwhile.
Bronwyn Evans
Bronwyn Evans marked it as to-read
Jul 30, 2014
Bob
Bob marked it as to-read
Jul 26, 2014
Shouri
Shouri marked it as to-read
Jul 26, 2014
Elle
Elle marked it as to-read
Jul 23, 2014
Jchaltain
Jchaltain marked it as to-read
Jul 23, 2014
Lady Maricota
Lady Maricota marked it as to-read
Jul 23, 2014
Kasey
Kasey marked it as to-read
Jul 19, 2014
Susan
Susan added it
Jul 19, 2014
Emma
Emma marked it as to-read
Jul 06, 2014
Gary Cann
Gary Cann marked it as to-read
Jul 01, 2014
Georgie
Georgie marked it as to-read
Jun 27, 2014
Kara
Kara marked it as to-read
Jun 26, 2014
Lemmy
Lemmy marked it as to-read
Jun 15, 2014
Helen Whitney
Helen Whitney marked it as to-read
Jun 05, 2014
Trudy
Trudy marked it as to-read
May 26, 2014
Mj
Mj marked it as to-read
May 13, 2014
Jenny
Jenny marked it as to-read
Apr 11, 2014
S Cook
S Cook marked it as to-read
Apr 07, 2014
Samantha
Samantha marked it as to-read
Apr 03, 2014
clarenina
clarenina marked it as to-read
Mar 11, 2014
Miss
Miss marked it as to-read
Mar 07, 2014
Sarah Dickson
Sarah Dickson marked it as to-read
Mar 02, 2014
Anne
Anne is currently reading it
Feb 07, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
8864
Richard Flanagan (born 1961) is an author, historian and film director from Tasmania, Australia. He was president of the Tasmania University Union and a Rhodes Scholar. Each of his novels has attracted major praise. His first, Death of a River Guide (1994), was short-listed for the Miles Franklin Award, as were his next two, The Sound of One Hand Clapping (1997) and Gould's Book of Fish (2001). Hi...more
More about Richard Flanagan...
Gould's Book of Fish: A Novel in Twelve Fish The Sound of One Hand Clapping The Narrow Road to the Deep North Wanting Death of a River Guide

Share This Book