The Loneliest Girl in the Universe by Lauren James

How did 16-year-old Romy Silvers end up all alone in outer space, on the way to Earth II? Even the premise of the book alone is intriguing. The Loneliest Girl in the Universe by Lauren James starts off with a news story of the biggest space project the world has ever...
Barrie Seppings

Barrie Seppings

Considering indie publishing? Online: Self-Publish Your Book with Joel Naoum offers professional guidance. Every month, we shine the spotlight on one of our accomplished members to celebrate their success and give readers a glimpse into their creative process. This...

First Friday Club with Jenn Martin

For the last First Friday Club of 2017, we were joined by librarian and reading specialist, Jenn Martin. Jenn is currently Events Coordinator at Woollahra Libraries in Sydney and regularly works with authors and publishers to deliver public author events. She spoke to...

This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel is a conscientious exploration of gender dysphoria, navigating the subject matter with sensitivity and honesty. At times heartbreaking and at other times uplifting, Frankel has written candidly about an incredibly important...

All the Beloved Ghosts by Alison Macleod

Reading All the Beloved Ghosts by Alison Macleod is like creeping through someone else’s house and peering into rooms that aren’t yours. You glimpse other lives from the belongings left behind or the musty scents stirred up as you open doors. Each of Macleod’s stories...