This House of Grief by Helen Garner

This House of Grief is a 2014 non-fiction work by Helen Garner. Subtitled "The story of a murder trial", its subject matter is the murder conviction of a man accused of driving his car into a dam resulting in the deaths of his three children in rural Victoria, Australia and the ensuing trials. The book has been critically lauded, with The Australian declaring it a "literary masterpiece".

The 946th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 61st on The 100 best books of the 21st century (The Guardian)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial Kindle Edition 152841 2014
This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial Paperback 2006747 $19.26 $3.12 2015
This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial Paperback 372136 $9.98 $3.71 2016