Wednesday, April 18, 2012

My Brilliant Career - Miles Franklin

Tomboy girl gets arty.

A girl growing up on a poor farm is allowed to not be girly by her father. Farming isn't what she wants though, and when in her teens she gets to go and stay with a relative for whom intellectual pursuits exist in far greater numbers.

She then has to reconcile and fight for what she wants to do.

4 out of 5