The Lucky Galah

Research output: Textual Creative WorksCreative Works Original - Textual


This is a story of a place, a more-than-human world and some human beings who lived in that place. This is a novel mainly set in the 1960s in a small Australian country town. It is narrated by a pink and grey galah and explores themes of place, colonisation, the agency of the more-than-human world, gender and the role of stories in human lives.
Original languageEnglish
Type304-page novel, Aust Council grant
Media of outputbook
PublisherPan Macmillan
Number of pages304
Place of PublicationSydney, Australia
ISBN (Print)9781760552657
Publication statusPublished - 19 Feb 2018

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'The Lucky Galah'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Prizes

    Miles Franklin Long List

    Sorensen, Tracy (Recipient), 22 May 2019

    Prize: Other distinction

  • Cite this

    Sorensen, T. (2018, Feb 19). The Lucky Galah. Pan Macmillan.