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This highly acclaimed memoir was published in 2000, and has since been made into a tv series released in 2003 robert drewe, first a journalist and later a novelist. It crossed my mind more than once as i read this beaut book that 2017 has been an extraordinary year for australian fiction so many of our best writers have released. Robert drewe 311 likes 12 talking about this robert drewe- official facebook page of australian author. Robert drewe was born in melbourne on 9 january 1943, but from the age of six, when his father moved the family west to a better job in perth, he grew up and was.