April 2016

The lazy long weekend may be behind us, but there’s plenty more to look forward to in the next month! We’re here to point you to the most exciting author talks, plays and other literary events happening around our city in April. 1 April – Author Talk:...

The Last Wilkie’s And Other Stories by Jon Steiner

I was hungry for short fiction when I found Jon Steiner’s The Last Wilkie’s and Other Stories, and it deeply satisfied the ache at my centre. The book brings together 33 stories, ranging in size from small snapshot vignettes to longer works. I was impressed that the...

Anna Maguire on the challenges of self-publishing

Anna Maguire has been working in Australian publishing for over 20 years and has established a reputation as a trainer for authors and publishing students navigating the challenging world of publishing. A published author of Crowdfund it!, Anna has run or participated...

The Pounamu Prophecy by Cindy Williams

The Pounamu Prophecy by Cindy Williams explores the relationship between Helene and her husband James, married for five years and living in Queensland. It follows their evolution as a couple with the help of Mere, a friend of James’ mother from New Zealand, who is...