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(September 3 to October 29, 1989) His novel, "The Playmaker was the basis for Timberlake Wertenbaker's play, "Our Country's Good," in an American premiere at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Caitlin Clarke in the cast. Max Stafford-Clark and Les Waters were directors.
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Keneally's home in Sydney's Northern Beaches has its own trophy room. In it, hangs pictures, plaques and signed shirts of his beloved Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles rugby league team. He remarked, "Now, these people really are involved in serious magic. Forget the Booker Prize (which he won in 1982 for his book, Schindler's Ark). If Cliffy Lyons (Sea Eagles legend) comes up to me and says, you know, ...
He was awarded the A.O. (Officer of the Order of Australia) in the 1983 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to Literature.