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Graham Akhurst

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Graham Akhurst is an Aboriginal writer and academic hailing from the Kokomini of Northern Queensland. He has been published in Mascara Literary Review, Westerly, and Connect the Dots Journal for creative non-fiction, and the Australian Book Review, Cordite, VerityLa, and Off the Coast (Maine, America) for poetry. He also contributed to the Brisbane Poetry Map (2015) and was the poet of the week for the Australian Book Review in early April 2016. Graham has been a featured reader at the Queensland Poetry Festival and Clancestry. Graham received an Australia Council Grant for the creation of new work to complete his debut Young Adult novel Borderland, which will be published by Hachette Australia in 2018.

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Average rating: 4.09 · 175 ratings · 37 reviews · 2 distinct works
Borderland

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