The blushes of the gullible literati

By Ian Warden
Updated July 3 2021 - 2:29am, first published July 2 2021 - 2:30pm
What if I fell for Dark Emu because I am old and have lost my intellectual agility? Picture: Shutterstock

Readers, the blush you see on my cheek is put there by how Bruce Pascoe's fabulously popular book Dark Emu (it has sold 260,000 copies and has attracted prizes and influencers' influential gushings galore) is now revealed to be a very, very bad book.