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Julian Davies, Crow mellow (Review)

Julian Davies, author of Crow mellow and publisher at Finlay Lloyd, has written six novels, some of them short-listed for significant literary awards, but, embarrassingly, I only became properly aware of him through his inclusion in the two Canberra centenary volumes that I reviewed in 2013, … 1,357 more words

Australian Literature

Thea Astley, Drylands (Review, of sorts)

I read Thea Astley’s Drylands many, many years ago now, so what I’m going to share here – inspired by┬ámy post earlier this year on… 953 more words

Australian Literature

Morris Lurie, Hergesheimer in the present tense (Review)

Well, well, well, I got to the end of Morris Lurie’s quirky last novel (if that’s what it is), Hergesheimer in the present tense, and laughed. 1,111 more words

Australian Literature