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2024-05

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Candice Fox on her thriller, Devil’s Kitchen

CANDICE FOX is an award-winning writer who has cemented herself as a leading voice in the crime genre. Her novels include ...

Michael Connelly – The King of Crime is Coming

He has been labelled as the ‘international king of crime’ in the program of the 2024 Sydney Writers Festival, and while this ...

Julie Bennett on The Lost Letters of Rose Carey

The Lost Letters of Rose Carey is a duel timeline historical romance which has been rated as a five star read by Good ...

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The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M Cain

The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M Cain

First published in 1934, the same year as Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express and Ngaio Marsh’s debut A ...
Table for Two by Amor Towles

Table for Two by Amor Towles

Any new release from Amor Towles is eagerly anticipated. To have six short(ish) stories plus a novella in one book ...
Return to Blood by Michael Bennett

Return to Blood by Michael Bennett

This is the second book in the crime series featuring Hana Westerman. While it may be beneficial to have read the ...
James by Percival Everett 

James by Percival Everett 

James is an extraordinary novel reimagining The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, told from the perspective of ...

Good Reading Podcast

Good Reading Podcast

Anne Buist and Graeme Simsion on The Glass House

Anne Buist and Graeme Simsion on The Glass House

Kathy Lette on heroines in The Revenge Club

Kathy Lette on heroines in The Revenge Club

Dr Vanessa Pirotta on a whale’s world in Humpback Highway

Dr Vanessa Pirotta on a whale’s world in Humpback Highway

Sydel Sierra on investing the right way in All Time High

Sydel Sierra on investing the right way in All Time High

Book Briefs

New Markus Zusak Coming – Three Wild Dogs and the Truth 

New Markus Zusak Coming – Three Wild Dogs and the Truth 

Markus Zusak, author of The Book Thief, has a new non-fiction title due to be released in September ...
2024 British Book Award Winners Announced

2024 British Book Award Winners Announced

The winners of the 2024 British Book Awards – or Nibbies – have been announced.   Murdle by G T Karber ...
Nobel Prize winning author Alice Munro dies at 92

Nobel Prize winning author Alice Munro dies at 92

Canadian writer and Nobel Prize winning author Alice Munro has died aged 92 on 13 May.   Alice Munro is ...
The 2024 Australian Book Industry Awards Winners

The 2024 Australian Book Industry Awards Winners

The much-anticipated 2024 Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIAs) were presented on Thursday, 9 May at a ...
Alexis Wright’s ‘Praiseworthy’ wins 2024 Stella Prize

Alexis Wright’s ‘Praiseworthy’ wins 2024 Stella Prize

Stella has announced that Alexis Wright is the winner of the Australian 2024 Stella Prize for her novel ...

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