Creating Cities Marcus Westbury

Creating Cities

In his new book Creating Cities author, festival director, urbanist and television presenter, Marcus Westbury details the transformation that Newcastle underwent to catapult the city from a wasteland of vacant and empty ...
Jenny Ackland The Secret Son

The Secret Son

An Australian historian determined to find the truth, a stolen inheritance, a wishing tree, a long-lost grandmother, and an unlikely sweetheart come together in a dazzlingly original and audacious debut by Jenny Ackland....

The Hanged Man and the Body Thief

In a compelling and original work of history, Alexandra Roginski leads the reader through her extensive research aimed at finding the person within the museum piece. Reconstructing the narrative of a life and a theft, sh...

The Simple Act of Reading

Combining new and existing essays from some of the writers Debra Adelaide most admires, The Simple Act of Reading is a collection from some of Australia’s most revered writers including David Malouf, Delia Falconer...