Burnished: Burnside Life Stories by Kate Shayler
Approx. 193,650 words.
Published on August 16, 2011 by
Winner of the 2012 Global Ebook Award for Biography, this collection of life accounts from residents of Burnside Children's Homes, Sydney, was compiled by Kate Shayler.
Burnished has also been nominated for the Prime Minister's Literary Awards, the Colin Roderick Prize and the NSW Premier's Literary Awards in 2012.