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Jane Austen: evergreen (i)con

Austen Con 21 returns with a hybrid live and digital model.

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Book review: The Shadow House, Anna Downes

A slow-burning thriller about a mother’s worst nightmare.

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Cancelled festival turns into podcasts

Melbourne Writers Festival launches podcasts and First Nation events.

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Book review: Love & Virtue, Diana Reid

Peeling back the layers of consent and morality.

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Why bookshops are good for you

Browsing in bookshops is good for our psychological health, making Love Your Bookshop Day all the more important.

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Book review: Wild Abandon, Emily Bitto

Bitto's new novel is about biting hedonism and its unpalatable aftermath.

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Book review: The Rabbits, Sophie Overett

A debut novel that will transport you into the contemporary world of suburban Brisbane with an extra twist.

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Book review: The Dogs, John Hughes

An ambitious and complex novel of love, life and death from a Miles Franklin shortlisted author.

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Book review: Self/less, Aviva

A dystopian YA novel set in a city where self-expression is illegal

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Book review: Apples never fall, Liane Moriarty

A domestic noir that drops heavily into family dynamics.

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