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Sally Harper

Sally Harper is a Sydney editor and writer.

Sally Harper reviews 'A Long Way Home' by Mary K Pershall

September 1992, no. 144 01 September 1992
Who does this book think it is? Fiction or autobiography, for teenagers or adults? Every book has an idea of its own identity, established by its author, editor, and publisher, and proclaimed through its cover, the style and form of the text, and the accompanying publicity. A Long Way Home seems to suffer from an identity crisis. The author blurb advises us that it is a ‘novel for adults’ (as ... (read more)