Mark Miller / Light and Counterlight
In Light and Counterlight it is especially Mark Miller's unique view, his long experience and solid craft of writing that make his work look effortless.
Libby Sommer / Lost in Cooper Park
A bitter-sweet comedic account of mistakes, misconceptions and reconciliations in the lives of a disparate group of urban men and women.
Robert Horne / The Glass Harpoon
This is an important novel about friendship and love, and about aboriginal culture, frontier violence and the meaning of the law.
Jena Woodhouse / Dreams of Flight
This is a richly nuanced collection from an accomplished writer of immense style and grace.
Kelly Van Nelson / Rolling in the Mud
Kelly Van Nelson brings her raw trademark style to this eclectic range of bite-sized literary tales, stripping back the layers of false expectations to reveal the human psyche and the stark reality of today.
Margaret Pearce / Not Mentioning Any Names
In the no-man’s-land of the outer suburban battlefields, this motherhood caper keeps going on (when will they ever learn?) and so do the battles.
Kathryn Spurling / Bureaucracy, Bankers and Bastards: a farmer's story
Bill Mott had trusted his bank and lost everything: his land, his home, his livelihood, his future, his children’s inheritance and his marriage.
Kevin Densley / Sacredly Profane
Sacredly Profane has all the outstanding qualities of Kevin Densley’s previous collections - sparky lyricism, revealing jaunts down the byways of history, an abiding fascination with overlapping high and low cultures.
Decima Wraxall / Flame
Flame is an odyssey of diverse themes from nature, history, anxiety, loss, love, transcendence.
Barbara Gurney / Seeking Self
Amid the reflective nature of many poems in Seeking Self, there is an expectant joy and delight of an ordinary day.
Sarah Tiffen / Soldier Boy and the Rural Fundamentalists
Sarah Tiffen’s fifth book of poetry reveals a new authority and delicacy in the author’s writing as she explores more deeply central themes of much of her work.
Tram Stop Poets / Harvesting Clouds
Harvesting Clouds is the debut anthology from Canberra’s Tram Stop Poets, a circle of both emerging and well-known regional writers.
Betty McKenzie-Tubb / Metrognomic Tales
A collection of nineteen short humorous essays.
Mike Greenacre / Nocturnal House
The elegance of simplicity informs these poems, with nostalgia, family and love their prevalent themes.
Heidi Giersch with Janet Brown / Dancing Into Freedom?
Come into Heidi's world. Her unique true story of a girl growing up in East Berlin, behind the Iron Curtain and the Berlin Wall, begins the moment she was chosen to go to ballet school.
Maureen Mendolowitz / Potholes and Paris
In this novel's climax of heightened and uncontrollable emotions, a terrible event occurs. Some lives are irretrievably damaged. Others are destroyed. Only the wretched village remains, its faded name on a broken board, crooked between two time-worn posts.
John Egan / Return to the Sea
John Egan is a Sydney poet who also lives on the south coast of NSW.
Errol O'Neill / Denying the Faith
A collection of stories emanating from the experience of growing up, living and working in Australia’s third metropolis.
Poets Corner / From Our Desks
This book represents the work of 35 poets who have been either regular attendees at Poets Corner or one of the many guest poets over the years.
Stephen Smithyman / Halfway and Back
Halfway and Back covers the years 2013 to 2017 and functions as a kind of informal, poetic diary of encounters and events from the poet's life in those years.