The Long Road of the Junkmailer

Winner of the Queensland Premier’s Award, Best Emerging Author, 2005

Shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writer’s Prize Best First Book, South-East Asia/South Pacific, 2007

The Long Road of the Junkmailer (UPQ, 2006)

A junkmailer deliverer follows a forgetful angel through sub-tropical Brisbane on appocalypse eve.

Winner of the 2005 Queensland Premier’s Award for Best Emerging Author

Shortlisted for the 2007 Commonwealth Writer’s Prize Best First Book South East Asia/South Pacific

“It adds up to a quite brilliant debut.”
The Australian

“Patrick Holland’s The Long Road of the Junkmailer is quirky, magical, melancholic and utterly readable.”
Australian Bookseller and Publisher

“…a fascinating read.” Good Reading Magazine