Book Review: Everything Harder than Everyone Else by Jenny Valentish
Pushing oneself to the edge of extremity.
Book review: The Safe Place by Anna Downes
Australian-based British writer Anna Downes’ debut novel is an intense domestic thriller.
Theatre review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts 1 and 2
After 49 weeks, The Boy Who Lived returns to the Melbourne stage – the first international production of the sequel…
Book Review: The Scomo Diaries by Tosh Greenslade and Andrew Weldon
Tosh Greenslade and Andrew Weldon mercilessly lampoon the prime minister.
Book Review: Living with the Anthropocene
Edited by Cameron Muir, Kirsten Wehner and Jenny Newell, these excellent essays speak more of loss than of hope.
Book Review: The Stranger Artist by Quentin Sprague
This book abounds with fascinating anecdotes about the lives of Kimberley artists.
Book Review: To Sleep in a Sea of Stars by Christopher Paolini
A sci-fi epic of technologies and cultures clashing across the stars.
Book Review: Redfern: Aboriginal activism in the 1970s by Johanna Perheentupa
A history of the establishment of some key pioneering Aboriginal community groups and organisations in Redfern, Sydney, paving the way…
Book Review: The Fifth Season by Philip Salom
As you would expect from a poet like Philip Salom, this novel lilts and dances.
Book Review: Cadaver Dog by Luke Best (UQP)
Cadaver Dog demands to be read again and again.