Osborne-Crowley is thoughtful about the ways her interview subjects’ encounters with trauma are inflected by the specifics of their individual identities and situations.
A decade after moving out of her university share house, Ruth McIver discovered the chilling feeling she felt each night she went to sleep wasn’t completely unfounded.
The bibliophile in me thrills in a moment of public recognition that books have the power to change lives and make us better people.
Mette handles her material with a light touch, imbuing her elegant prose with a contemplative air that’s complemented by playful flights of fancy.
Sit down with a G&T and your pooch (if you have one) and lap up this offbeat tale about coping with loss.
Gold Diggers is an inventive tale exploring the challenges faced by the children of Indian-American immigrants.
An intimate thriller about postpartum life and an isolated, anxious mum
Long held family secrets are at the core of this hard-hitting coming of age novel.
An emotional deep dive into the life of the perfect victim.
Mother and daughter traverse issues of identity on travels in thoughtful novel
Gripping is one of those words that is overused to the point of cliche by many a book reviewer — but it’s an absolutely fitting description of The Tribute.
Fame, romance and a damaging secret revealed on the French Riviera make for a sexy debut novel from Berlin-based writers Mikaella Clements and Onjuli Datta.
Author Amanda Lohrey has drawn inspiration from a popular landscape design for her Miles Franklin-winning novel, The Labyrinth.
She’s made her name on the soccer pitch and now Sam Kerr is set to add another string to her bow: children’s book author.
Literary pair lace up their hiking boots for the next installment in their witty travel tale.
Lisa Taddeo became a literary star following Three Women, winning praise from Gwyneth Paltrow to Leigh Sales. All of this has served to make her follow-up one of the most anticipated books of 2021.
Private, humble digger Albert Facey, who taught himself to read and became a literary giant at 87, is part of WA bush legend. Now his family has opened up about his remarkable legacy.
Former State cricketer Ian Brayshaw is launching his debut novel Terms Of Repayment, a new venture for the former journalist who has already co-written more than 30 books.
My love of reading, and writing, started with Enid Blyton and Roald Dahl. Two British authors who, decades after their deaths, have had their legacies questioned.
Health journalist Casey Beros has dragged some skeletons out of her closet for her debut book, The Bad Girls Guide to Better.
Powerful new novel explores the true crime trope of the Beautiful Dead Girl with
Outspoken feminist writer Clementine Ford’s best-selling book Fight Like a Girl is getting the silver screen treatment.
The authors shortlisted for the $60,000 Miles Franklin prize used their novels to explore loss, whether of loved ones, the environment or freedom.
The new novel by Alice Pung follows 16-year-old Karuna Kelly as she navigates an unplanned pregnancy that prompts her controlling mother to confine her to their high-rise housing commission flat.
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