Books

The Classic Revamp

The Classic Revamp

Rejoice, fans of the Penguins Classics, as they undergo a revamp.

Book Exchange 2012 – Who says youths don’t read books?

Book Exchange 2012 – Who says youths don’t read books?

Youths thronged to seize their favourite novels at Book Exchange 2012.

The Power of Six: Seven’s no heaven

The Power of Six: Seven’s no heaven

With Number Seven struggling to discover her Legacies and Number Four on the run again, what’s in store for the Garde in the second instalment of Pittacus Lore’s Lorien Legacies series?

American Devil

American Devil

The Devil exists, and he’s American.

Reaching for Stones: Collected Poems

Reaching for Stones: Collected Poems

Local poetry is largely unheard of, especially among the younger generations who were fed mainly on a diet of Robert Frost and E. E. Cummings…..

No and Me

No and Me

Delphine de Vigan brings life to a story, about homelessness, friendship and family, told through the eyes of a child

Less than Wicked

Less than Wicked

Imagine reading about a demonic circus, about a necromancer who commands the dead, about his quest to reclaim his soul from the Devil… and yawning. Such is the effect that Jonathan Howard has achieved with Johannes Cabal the Necromancer.

Death Watch: Another Treat From The Master

Death Watch: Another Treat From The Master

18 years ago, 15-year-old Norma Jean Judd disappeared under unexplained circumstances. Now, her twin brother Bryan Judd is found dead in a hospital incinerator- and it is not accidental.

Good Things Do Come in Small Sizes

Good Things Do Come in Small Sizes

Action, thrill, suspense, and other nouns you could come up with for a thriller are brimming in Derek Haas’ debut novel, ‘The Silver Bear’.

A book you should dump

A book you should dump

Jenny Colgan’s latest, The Good, The Bad and the Dumped, doesn’t match up to expectations.

The Literary Shophouse That Could

The Literary Shophouse That Could

Independent bookshop BooksActually just turned 4 years old. Find out how the owners plan to stick around for a while more.

The Journey to Getting Published

The Journey to Getting Published

Writing a book takes a great amount of resolve, and the authors of UnderCovers: New Australian Writing, give tips on how they live up to the challenge