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READING: Reading Update June 2015

June. With four projects in active position, this month has been pretty light on opportunities for reading, and July will be even worse. How did I do… 205 more words


Havel: A Life, and more

Just in from a bike ride, unaccustomed thighs aching. A lovely morning, the green unfurling at last. I hadn’t intended to wait until (visible) spring to show up at my blog again, but that’s how it turned out, and I was thinking about that too while I pedalled, and about some reading experiences I’d like to share. 762 more words


Book Bites: True Grit w/ David Vann & D.W. Wilson

Our short stay in Adelaide was mainly for the Adelaide Writers’ Week, which spanned a week – 1st to 6th March 2014. This was one of the panels the Tiger and I attended during our three days in South Australia. 613 more words

Joelyn Alexandra

on imagination, obsession and a planet full of aliens

Programming week: This is a response to Adelaide Writers’ Week, which is an absolute treasure of a festival and part of the larger Adelaide International Arts Festival. 657 more words


Finalists for Amazon.ca First Novel Award announced

Five debut novelists are one step closer to $7,500, as the finalists for the Amazon.ca First Novel Award were announced on Wednesday.

The shortlist features… 165 more words


Book Review: Cataract City by Craig Davidson

What’s better than reading a book you really like? Meeting the author who wrote that book and telling him in person that you really liked his book. 635 more words

Book Review

Books, prizes and survey

Half of voters who did the survey were against, and half minus one were in favour of Catton’s novel being in competition for the GG’s Lit Award. 350 more words

Debra Martens