Mary Delahunty doesn't pretend to be ''objective'' in any sense in her thoughtful and very human observations of Australia's first female prime minister.
THE ZHIVAGO AFFAIR: THE KREMLIN, THE CIA AND THE BATTLE OVER A FORBIDDEN BOOK. By Peter Finn and Petra Couvee. Harvill Secker. $35.
Australian Book Design Awards favourites; Byron Bay Writers' Festival; writers headed for Sydney.
McDonald has written a solidly researched biography of a thoughtful, unprepossessing Charles Bavier whose strange circumstances, rather than any inherent strength of character.
Jeff Popple delves into the world of crime with three reviews.
Nick Earls first found readers writing about the angst of single-men. Now the Brisbane novelist returns to his roots to skewer the male middle-age crisis.
A guide to what is happening in and around Canberra's literary world.
Post-war fascist Britain alternative history lacks depth and character strength, writes Colin Steele.
Vargas novels are notable for her perceptive exploration of the human condition and their humour and this is no exception.
Jenny Offill’s latest work is a triumph on a small scale but in a major key.
OLDER and wiser since his Olympic Games swimming debut in London in 2012, Bradbury's Daniel Tranter is ready ...
THE Hume Highway was closed late into Monday night as police investigated a fatal truck crash near Ingleburn.
STATISTICALLY, one woman dies every week in Australia as a result of domestic violence.