A review of the book ‘Carn’ by Andrew Mueller for the website of the Bendigo Writers Festival. Special thanks to Walter Ibbs, who kindly gave me the book as a belated Christmas gift.
Carn is a cracker of a book. It’s about Australian Rules football, and so much more.
Andrew Mueller, an international journalist who has reported from more than 80 countries, takes us on an always lively, historical tour. He chronicles the sport – which he clearly loves – by revisiting over 50 particular games from 1897 to 2015….