Aaron Elias Brunsdon answers the Booktopia Book Guru's Ten Terrifying Questions. Read more
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Catherine de Saint Phalle: I suppose my mentors were books. Books that one devours, and which then seep into the humus of one’s soul.
Catherine de Saint Phalle discusses being mentored by books, and the differences between French and Australian literary culture. Read more
John Purcell reviews Caroline Baum’s Only, the memoir loved by Elizabeth Gilbert, Magda Szubanski and Richard Glover.
"Knowing Caroline, I was prepared for something good. I did not expect this, however." Read more
Miranda Hart answers the Booktopia Book Guru's Ten Terrifying Questions. Read more
Jimmy Barnes visited Booktopia to chat about his memoir, Working Class Boy. Read more
Order Bruce Springsteen's upcoming memoir in either print or eBook for your chance to win! Read more
Heartache. Failure. Success. Sporting legend Chris Judd chats to Booktopia TV about his insightful new memoir, Inside.
How does a man end up captaining two of the greatest footy clubs in the league? Win a Brownlow Medal twice? Be selected as an All Australian six times? Find out how Chris Judd did exactly that and cemented his status as an Australian sporting legend in his new memoir, Inside. We’ve got signed copies for fans, so get in quick. Only limited numbers left! Grab your signed copy of Chris Judd:... Read more
What a welcome return this memoir is, from one of my favourite writers of non-fiction. Fans of Poppy, The Orchard and Stravinsky’s Lunch will, like me, welcome this finely woven lattice of memory. In a tone of gentle melancholy (very similar to that of her speaking voice), Modjeska scrutinises her own intellectual development and the losses and sadnesses of her life: most particularly and... Read more
The Booktopia Book Guru asks Rabia Siddique author of Equal Justice Ten Terrifying Questions ____________ 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I am a first generation Australian. My father is a Muslim Indian, my mother a British/Scottish Australian. I spent my early years in India and we immigrated to Perth in the late... Read more