Books by Joan London

THE GOLDEN AGE by Joan London
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 16, 2016

"Every character, however minor, comes to life in these pages. Like her fictional pianist, London is a virtuoso."
Award-winning Australian author London (The Good Parents, 2008, etc.) illuminates lives touched by polio and World War II in her third novel, set in a convalescent home in Perth. Read full book review >
THE GOOD PARENTS by Joan London
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2009

"Despite disappointments, polished and promising work from a writer to watch."
The disappearance of a naïve young woman leads backward into a dissection of roots, family and friends in the praised Australian writer's second novel (Gilgamesh, 2003). Read full book review >
GILGAMESH by Joan London
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2003

"London's story gradually works up a head of steam and by the end becomes quite engrossing—even if the two-souls-caught-in-the-maelstrom-of-history theme comes across as a poor knockoff of Dr. Zhivago."
First novel, as well as a first US appearance, for Australian author London: the story of an Australian woman who travels halfway around the world in pursuit of the man she loves. Read full book review >