Helen Garner’s first book, Monkey Grip (McPhee Gribble) was published in 1977. She is well known for her novels, short stories, journalism and essays, and for several influential works of non-fiction. The first volume of her diaries, Yellow Notebook, was published by Text in 2019.

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Pieces by Helen Garner

The invisible arrow
Edition 68: Getting On

Griffith Review