Books by Elliot Perlman

Elliot Perlman, the young Melbourne barrister turned novelist was discovered by Pan Macmillan's Nikki Chester when she read his short story, Good Morning, Again in 1996 (near the time she commissioned Delia Falconer's highly acclaimed, The Service of Clou


THE STREET SWEEPER by Elliot Perlman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 5, 2012

"A keeper: a story that speaks to the simple longing for freedom and peace, and to all the things that get in the way."
An expertly told novel of life in immigrant America—and of the terrible events left behind in the old country. Read full book review >
THE REASONS I WON’T BE COMING by Elliot Perlman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2005

"Provocative and powerful fiction from one of the best new writers on the international scene."
A richly varied collection of nine stories, first published in 2000, from the Australian barrister and author whose 2004 novel Seven Types of Ambiguity was a major critical success. Read full book review >
SEVEN TYPES OF AMBIGUITY by Elliot Perlman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 16, 2004

"Long enough to tell everything that needs to be told, but never ponderous and never overdone. George Eliot down under."
Constant love in the face of terrible odds—such is the old-fashioned but deeply satisfying theme in a thoroughly modern Australian import. Read full book review >