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Lauren Kate: Five Fiction Favourites for 2011

Lauren Kate author of Fallen, Torment and Passion reveals The 5 best novels I read in 2011 are… The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente Twelve-year-old September lives in Omaha, and used to have an ordinary life, until her father went to war and her mother went to work. One day, September is met at her kitchen window by a Green Wind (taking th... Read more

by | December 19, 2011

Lisa Heidke : Five Fiction Favourites for 2011

Lisa Heidke author of Lucy Springer Gets Even, What Kate Did Next, Claudia’s Big Break and, coming in January 2012, Stella Makes Good reveals… The 5 best novels I read this year are… Raw Blue by Kirsty Eagar Lisa Heidke: Set on Sydney’s Northern Beaches and marketed as a Young Adult, Raw Blue centres around Carly, a teenage surfer trying to find her place in the world. This emotionally gr... Read more

by | December 14, 2011

Frank Moorhouse : Five Fiction Favourites

Frank Moorhouse author of The Edith Trilogy – Grand Days, Dark Palace and now, Cold Light, reveals The 5 best novels I’ve read are… Liber Amoris or The New Pygmalion by William Hazlitt, 1823. Frank Moorhouse: One critic has looked at the reception this book received and said, ‘seldom in literary history has a small work evoked such resolute hostility and aversion’. The critic, Cyril Conno... Read more

by | December 8, 2011