A new collection from the author of Palace of Dreams. 978 1 76041 069 8, 128pp
Colleen Moyne / Time Like Coins
'This collection shows the depth and wisdom that can come with maturity and honesty, and I strongly recommend the reading of this book as a fine example of what can come with further musing on life's experiences.' - Carolyn Cordon
'Jill Gloyne’s life in regional Australia ensures authentic and memorable rural characters and settings. Join her on this journey of transformation, a rough ride for Jim McFarlane but a rewarding one for lovers of language and genuine stories.’ - Jude Aquilina
January, Melbourne, hot mid-summer. The holidays fizzle in a kind of endless dryness. A heat haze off the bitumen and the ache of the afternoon sun. A bunch of kids starts grade six at Peel Street School. It’s the high tide of the post-war migrant boom; every term there’s someone new - from England, Ireland, Italy, Greece, Germany, Hungary, Holland, Russia…
Jennifer Sinclair / Heavenly Seduction & other poems
Jennifer Sinclair’s first published poetry collection takes the reader from the first flush of seduction to the sensuality of blissful encounters with ‘the other’, through the pain of betrayal and separation, to redemption and the awakening of loving compassion; the tipping point that leads the heart to its ultimate destination.