Books exploring sex, death and architecture have all made the shortlist for the 2013 ACT Book of the Year Award, which was announced on Monday.
Everything about Jack Ellis' life before writing prepared him for it.
Award-winning author Joy Dettman talks about her favourite books.
On the shelf this week: My Nanna is a Ninja and Janice MacLeod's Paris Letters.
What do American collectors like to keep on their bookshelves? Sexy pictures of Madonna.
Middle-aged women as heroines are rare, but their concerns provide fodder for a psychological thriller.
Greg Roberts' big promise; a time in the sun for Lisa Jacobson; Solomon Northup's real story; Penguins prove so popular; and the oddball titles.
Authors and their itinerant lives; the debate about identifying literary critics; and the debut novel by a Sydney author making its mark in Los Angeles.
The strange news that Casey Donovan was duped by woman posing as a mysterious male suitor, revealed in her tell-all autobiography Big, Beautiful & Sexy, has generated plenty of sympathy for the former Australian Idol winner. But it's left people scratching their heads too: how could such a thing happen? And why?
This timely book is about more than just the 1914 hunt for the SMS Emden.
Vietnamese authorities searching for the missing Boeing 777 jetliner spotted an object they suspected was one of the ...