Literary news and events in Canberra.
Michelle Cahill, author of four poetry collections so far, has now produced a sizeable short story collection.
Children's author Tohby Riddle was inspired by the wit, absurdity and language play of Dr Seuss.
Susan Wyndham As always, the books I still want to read from this year far outnumber those I have read.
Susan Wyndham A small publisher's decision to stop entering its books for awards has revealed how expensive and cumbersome the prize system is – and that most prizes don't boost book sales.
Mark Thomas We will never see the like of this book again; leaders no longer have the patience, passion or attention.
Jason Steger The Melbourne memoirist, poet and now children's author Maxine Beneba Clarke has racked up two shortlistings in the VPL awards.
Susan Wyndham What do you get when you throw a novelist into a group of biologists?
Jason Steger Is it a bar or is it a bookshop, that is the question? Eamonn Hennessy is combining the two in his new venture.
Ron Cerabona Literary news and events in Canberra.