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Brooke Davis, Lost & found (Review)

I must say that my antennae go up when I hear a book being touted as a publishing sensation even before it is published, as Brooke Davis’ recently published debut novel… 1,049 more words

Australian Literature

Bloodlines - previews

Welcome to this three-part taster series showcasing work from Peter Bowes’ Bloodlines. The collection now has five unsolicited five-star reviews on Amazon as well as other great reviews ( 478 more words


Ouyang Yu, Diary of a naked official (Review)

When I was offered Chinese-born Australian writer Ouyang Yu’s latest novel Diary of a naked official to review, I was warned that it is rather graphic. 1,126 more words

Australian Literature

Making our culture, saving our culture with Frank Moorhouse, Mem Fox, Henry Rosenbloom and Susan Wyndham

There are three questions you should never ask an author,” Frank Moorhouse, acclaimed author tells us.

“How many copies have you sold? How long did it take to write? 408 more words

Byron Bay Writers' Festival

The State of the State: corruption ain't cheap

Following the resignation of Premier Barry O’Farrell and since the recent spate of ICAC hearings, the taste of corruption has been on the lips of everyone over the past few months. 571 more words

Byron Bay Writers' Festival