Reg Livermore Stages A Memoir

Reg Livermore: Stages – A Memoir

Legendary Australian actor Reg Livermore has received three lifetime achievement awards in the last three years – he hopes they aren’t trying to tell him something. Now on the eve of his eightieth birthday, one of Austra...
Clive James The River in the Sky

Clive James: The River in the Sky

Clive James has been close to death for several years, and he has written about the experience in a series of deeply moving poems. In Sentenced to Life, he was clear-sighted as he faced the end, honest about his regrets....
Clive James Injury Time Feature

Clive James: Injury Times

The publication of Clive James’ Sentenced to Life was a major literary event. Facing the end, James looked back over his life with a clear-eyed and unflinching honesty to produce his finest work: poems of extraordi...
Adam Hills Best Foot Forward feature

Adam Hills: Best Foot Forward

One of Australia’s biggest comic personalities, much-loved host of Spicks and Specks and the hit UK TV show The Last Leg, Adam Hills’ charming and witty memoir is a lesson in following your heart, being posit...
Allen and Unwin The House by Helen Pitt

The House

The extraordinary story of the 20th century’s most recognisable building, with new insights into the people involved and the controversy that surrounded its construction. The best-loved building in Australia nearly...