Boone Shepard

Boone Shepard

Whether the character is Indiana Jones, Tintin, Robert Langdon or a group of children (famous, secret, wizard or otherwise), each generation of reader has its fictional adventuring heroes. These characters, through accid...
Joshua Yeldham Surrender

Surrender

In this intensely personal journal for his daughter, Joshua Yeldham charts his life from growing up on the Hawkesbury River to becoming one of the most astonishing artists Australia has produced in decades. Yeldham’s fir...
Olga Lorenzo The Light on the Water

The Light on the Water

Set against the wilderness of the Australian coast, Olga Lorenzo’s The Light on the Water is a provocative and unflinching literary novel of love, guilt and grief. Recently divorced and trying to make sense of her ...
Diversity Books

What young adult fiction looked like in 2015

Discussion on diversity in young adult (YA) fiction is not difficult to come by. Over the last couple of years, awareness of the need for greater representations of characters and lives in the literature produced for you...