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Sea Hearts

‘Why would I? People are uneasy enough with me – if I start bringing up sea-wives, they’ll take against me…


Like a House on Fire

In Like a House on Fire, Cate Kennedy takes ordinary lives and dissects their ironies, injustices and pleasures with her humane…


Sufficient Grace

Ruth and her cousin Naomi live in rural Wisconsin, part of an isolated religious community. The girls’ lives are ruled…


Questions of Travel

Questions of Travel charts two very different lives. Laura travels the world before returning to Sydney, where she works for…


The Burial

It is the dawn of the twentieth century in Australia and a woman has done an unspeakable thing. Twenty-two-year-old Jessie…


Mazin Grace

Growing up on the Mission isn’t easy for clever Grace Oldman. When her classmates tease her for not having a…


Floundering

Tom and Jordy have been living with their gran since the day their mother, Loretta, left them on her doorstep…


All the Birds, Singing

Jake Whyte is the sole resident of an old farmhouse on an unnamed island, a place of ceaseless rains and…