Now a motion picture titled Ned Kelly starring Heath Ledger. Our Sunshine is the tale of a man whose story outgrew his life. Robert Drewe's strikingly imaginative re-creation of the inner life of Ned Kelly, the National Hero and Devil Incarnate of the Antipodes, is written with brilliant clarity and impressionistic economy. It carries the reader into a dreamworld of astonishing and violent revelation, an entrancing and frightening landscape of murder, sexuality, persecution, robbery, vanity, politics and corruption. Robert Drewe is one of Australia's foremost literary authors.;Robert Drewe was the first writer to win each state's literary award for the one title.
Robert Drewe, one of Australia's premier literary writers, has won many national and international awards for his work. He has written seven novels as well as short stories, plays, and articles.