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Deeper Water - Jessie Cole

Mema and her mother lead an isolated existence on a remote bush property in Queensland. Their only neighbours are Mema’s older sister, Sophie, who lives nearby with her two small children, and Mema’s friend, Anja, who lives with her abusive father. 186 more words


Deeper Water, by Jessie Cole

Something rather odd happened when I finished reading Jessie Cole’s second novel last night.

Usually when I finish reading a book, I close the covers, and mull over it for a while.  1,237 more words


Melbourne Writers' Festival 21 - 31 August

Jessie will be appearing at the Melbourne Writers’ Festival

 What I learned About Sex From Reading

Alissa Nutting’s bold debut Tampa is about predatory sex. Jessie Cole’s new novel, Deeper Water, tends towards sensuality and tenderness. 73 more words

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Byron Bay Writers' Festival 2014

For a great write up of Jessie’s panel with Inga Simpson, check out the Byron Bay Writers’ Festival Blog Post: The Nest Isn’t Always Safe: The Topic of Home with Jessie Cole and Inga Simpson. 57 more words

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Deeper Water Launched!

“Elemental, slightly weird and truly sexy …” Geordie Williamson launching Deeper Water. 12 more words

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On Writing Deeper Water

Sometimes thinking back on how a novel is created is like looking through fog at a faraway land. The whole process seems shrouded in mystery. I imagine myself—tapping away at the keys—creating a fictional world for what must have been months and months—stretching into years—but somehow the image doesn’t stick. 713 more words

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Deeper Water by Jessie Cole

I missed the first book by Jessie Cole which was Darkness on the Edge of Town but after reading Deeper Water I think I will look that book up. 274 more words