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Aunts Up the Cross

Aunts Up the Cross

Author: Robin Dalton
Series: Text Classics
$12.95(AUD)  inc GST
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50 years after its original publication, Aunts Up The Cross remains a perennial classic of Australian childhood. Growing up in the 1930s in a grand old home in Sydney's bohemian Kings Cross, Robin Dalton experienced a childhood of curiosity and wonder. Raised by a bevy of idiosyncratic aunts and a revolving door of unconventional houseguests, Dalton recalls a time when children had real adventures in a world not easy, but perhaps less complicated than today's. Steeped in nostalgia, this is a delightfully funny memoir of family, childhood and the Australia of yesteryear.

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* Extract from Clive James' introduction to be placed in a major Australian publication * Feature reviews in Sydney Morning Herald, West Australian, Courier Mail, Adelaide Advertiser * Wide online review coverage on sites such as Sydney Review of Books and the Monthly * Advertisements in literary and current affairs publications such as ABR, The Monthly, Limelight (ABC), The Big Issue, and on their associated websites * Promotions and giveaways with targeted subscriber groups, including exclusive women's club such as The Lyceum * Promotions through Text's education newsletter, including the chance to win a class set * Advertisements in bookseller newsletters and catalogues * Featured in Text newsletters and website * Budget for bookseller catalogues


'Hysterically funny.' Jennifer Byrne

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781925240641
  • : Text Publishing Company
  • : Text Publishing Company
  • : October 2015
  • : December 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Robin Dalton
  • : Paperback
  • : 1215
  • : 160