The Readings

The Coast

The Coast

Author: Eleanor Limprecht Alice is only nine years old in 1910 when she is sent to the feared Coast Hospital lazaret at Little Bay in Sydney, a...

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The Ozone Café

The Ozone Café

Author: Helen Hagemann The Ozone Café, a historical novel with three separate owners, is about the café’s demise through council corruption....

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Hip Hop & Hymns

Hip Hop & Hymns

Author: Mawunyo Gbogbo Mawunyo Gbogbo is a church-going African Australian girl growing up in the sleepy mining town of Muswellbrook, NSW. At home,...

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Lovers of Philosophy

Lovers of Philosophy

Author: Warren Ward Lovers of Philosophy explores the love lives of seven philosophers, and how their most intimate experiences came to shape their...

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The Torrent

The Torrent

Author: Dinuka McKenzie In Northern New South Wales, heavily pregnant and a week away from maternity leave, Detective Sergeant Kate Miles is...

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Banjawarn

Banjawarn

Author: Josh Kemp Garreth Hoyle is a true crime writer whose destructive love affair with hallucinogenic drugs has sent him searching for ghosts in...

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Brunswick Street Blues

Brunswick Street Blues

Author: Sally Bothroyd Brick Brown has problems: she hates her day job, and her beloved Uncle Baz has gone missing. Although a bartender by trade,...

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The Shortest History of China

The Shortest History of China

Author: Linda Jaivin From kung-fu to tofu, tea to trade routes, sages to silk, China has influenced cuisine, commerce, military strategy, aesthetics...

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The Writer Laid Bare

The Writer Laid Bare

Author: Lee Kofman The Writer Laid Bare is a book for everyone who loves the craft of good writing. Be they a voracious reader wanting to know more...

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Exit Through the Gift Shop

Exit Through the Gift Shop

Author: Maryam Master Anahita Rosalind Ghorban-Galaszczuk (yes, that really is her name but you can call her Ana) is discovering that life is...

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Buried Not Dead

Buried Not Dead

Author: Fiona Kelly McGregor Buried Not Dead is a collection of essays on art, literature and performance, sexuality, activism and the life of the...

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True Friends

True Friends

Author: Patti Miller Friendships are among the most important relationships in our lives, often outlasting love affairs, marriages, even, at times,...

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Realm of the Hare

Realm of the Hare

Author: Micheál Lovett Boudicca Moriarty never thought she would become a child warrior or that she would have to fight to save her mother's life....

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Lake Malibu and Other Stories

Lake Malibu and Other Stories

Author: Su-May Tan Two young boys dream of greener pastures in a Western country. A teenage boy falls in love with his best friend’s mother. An...

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No Document

No Document

Author: Anwen Crawford No Document is an elegy for a friendship and artistic partnership cut short by death. The memory of this collaboration...

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People of the River

People of the River

Author: Grace Karskens A landmark history of Australia's first successful settler farming area, which was on the Hawkesbury-Nepean River....

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The CoastDanged Black Thing

The CoastDanged Black Thing

Author:Eugen Bacon Danged Black Thing is an extraordinary collection of stories about love and migration, gender and class, patriarchy and...

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Currowan

Currowan

Author: Bronwyn Alcock The Currowan fire – ignited by a lightning strike in a remote forest and growing to engulf the New South Wales South Coast –...

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Rhymes With Hyenas

Rhymes With Hyenas

Author:Heather Taylor-Johnson Imagine if six famous protagonists transcended chronological and geographical barriers to come together through a...

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PAST LIFE

PAST LIFE

Author: William Lane Alice is only nine years old in 1910 when she is sent to the feared Coast Hospital lazaret at Little Bay in Sydney, a veritable...

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