Published or not 11.09.201409/11/14
Matt Holdens translation of Nanni Balestrinis novel, Vogliamo Tutto, highlights the workers struggle in Italys hot autumn of 1969. Chinatown, missing mothers, John Donne poems and cold case murders are all part of The Astrologers Daughter. Rebecca Lim...
Published Or Not 04.08.2014
How do you keep adolescent daughters safe? In Kylie Ladds Mothers and Daughters four mothers take their 14 year olds on a holiday. Who will learn most about themselves? Journalist, Nick Bryant, explores our national identity inThe Rise and Fall of...
Published or Not 28.08.2014
Unwrapped Sky is Rjurike Davidsons revolutionary world of fantasy and imagination. Mark Henshaw has woven a wonderful tale of two men from different cultures brought together through memories and the hurt of being fathers in The Snow Kimino.File...
Published Or Not 21.08.2014
Sophie Cunningham has researched and written a most readable account of what happened during and after Cyclone Tracy in Warning, but what should we be warned about? Michael Heyward talks about twenty years of publishing at Text.File Download
Published Or Not 14.08.2014
Crystal Bay is the setting for Jen Storers series of books for teenagers. Her latest is Romy Bright a 14 year old guitar player. Dino Hodges, Don Dunstan Intimacy and Liberty highlights both the political and personal lives of one of Australias...
Published or Not 07.08.2014
The director of the 2014 Melbourne Writers Festival, Lisa Dempster, speaks about this years highlights. In this moving story,The Eye of the Sheep, Sofie Laguna has Jimmy seeing his family and his world in a different way.File Download
Published or Not 30.07.2014
The Songs of Jesse Adams is Peter McKinnons reimaging of the gospel stories in 60s Australia. Arms Race is one of the short stories in this clever collection by Nic Low.File Download
Published Or Not 24.07.2014
Wayne Macauley in Demons has characters telling stories. We learn a lot about them and question the truth and lies in the stories and in our own lives. Dmetri Kakmi talks about his contribution to the Griffith Reviews reflection on The Way We...
Published or Not 17.07.2014
Ouyang Yu explores the changing ethical and social landscape of china in his erotic novel, Diary of a Naked Official. Cray Craddock talks rare books in the second half of the show.File Download
Published or Not 10.07.2014
Annie Hauxwells, A Morbid Habit sets murder and intrigue against a wintry Moscow backdrop. Analogue Men is Nick Earls humorous book about technology and families having a chaotic effect on life.File Download
Published Or Not 03.07.2014
Sian Priors, Shy a memoir, is a personal exploration of social shyness. Peter Barton has extensively researched and written about Australias worst ever military disaster in The Lost Legions of Fromelles.File Download
Published or Not 26.06.2014
Clare Strahans debut novel, Cracked, explores the adolescent frustration associated with school, parents and relationships. David killed his wife. The why in What Came Before makes Anna Georges debut novel a stunning read.File Download
Published or Not 19.06.2014
Chris Flynns, The Glass Kingdom, takes us into an underworld of drugs and violence in a travelling carnival. Liam Pieper has written about his unconventional family and their drug involvement. with bleak insight and warm humour in The Feel-Good Hit of...
Published Or Not 05.06.2014
Jock Serongs Quota looks at smuggling murder and justice in a small coastal town. Is There no place for me? by Kate Richards has very readable, fictionalised accounts of mental illness written in a very concise 60 pages as a Penguin Special.File...
Published or Not 29.05.2014
K M Gollands, Temptation is the first in an installment firmly in the romantic, erotic genre.File Download
Published or Not 22.05.2014
Craig Sherbournes, Tree Palace, provides an unexpected, comic insight into family through the lives of a group of itinerants who manage to survive despite the challenges they face.File Download
Published or not 15.05.2014
Silvia Kwon explores notions of change, expectation and regret in her first novel, The Return, which is set in a small rural town in Victoria during the 60s.File Download
Published or Not 08.05.2014
Infidelity is more than a relationship novel, as Hugh McKay, one of Australias leading psychologists, is more than just an author.File Download
Published Or Not 01.05.2014
The history and relationships of the characters and their passions are at the core of Robert Hillmans Joyful.File Download
Published Or Not 24.04.2014
Through the Cracks is another great thriller by Honey Brown.File Download
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