Graham Seal

Graham Seal is Professor of Folklore at Curtin University, and a leading expert on Australian cultural history. He is author of the bestselling Great Australian Stories.

Books by Graham Seal

Great Australian Journeys

Published: November 2016

A fascinating collection of some of Australia's most dramatic journeys from the 19th and early 20th century: epics of exploration, survival and tragedy, stories of mystery and romance, and of discovery and loss.

Larrikins, Bush Tales and Other Great Australian Stories

Published: January 2016

From one of our master storytellers, author of the bestselling Great Australian Stories, comes another collection of yarns, tall tales, bush legends and colourful characters. Taking us from the deep outback to the glistening sea, they go to the heart of what makes us distinctively Australian.

The Savage Shore

Published: July 2015

Remarkable stories from the dangerous early voyages to Australia - long before Captain Cook claimed it for the English - reveal a very different history than the triumphal British version we learnt at school.

Great Anzac Stories

Published: April 2015

Stories of heroism, suffering and endurance - and also humour - from the main wars in which Australians have fought.

Larrikins, Bush Tales and Other Great Australian Stories

Published: January 2014

From one of our master storytellers, author of the bestselling Great Australian Stories, comes another collection of yarns, tall tales, bush legends and colourful characters. Taking us from the deep outback to the glistening sea, they go to the heart of what makes us distinctively Australian.

Great Anzac Stories

Published: December 2012

Stories of heroism, suffering and endurance - and also humour - from the main wars in which Australians have fought.

Great Australian Stories

Published: December 2011

From pioneer tales to urban myths, folklore expert Graham Seal has gathered some of the best Australian stories from around the country. Tall tales and true, these are the stories we tell ourselves over and over again.

Great Australian Stories

Published: December 2009

From pioneer tales to urban myths, folklore expert Graham Seal has gathered some of the best Australian stories from around the country. Tall tales and true, these are the stories we tell ourselves over and over again.

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