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My Favourite Australian Authors of 2014

2014 was a huge year for Australian authors. There seems no better time, January being our month of Australian Stories, to reflect on my favourite Australian authors of 2014. So many Australian authors had career defining years in 2014, but these are a few that made a huge impact with their work both on and off the page. Confused about the concept? So am I, but we’ll get there. Sonya Hart... Read more

by | January 8, 2015

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Maxine Beneba Clarke, poet and author of Foreign Soil, in conversation with Andrew Cattanach

Grab a copy of Foreign Soil here Foreign Soil by Maxine Beneba Clarke Winner of the Victorian Premier’s Unpublished Manuscript Award 2013. In this collection of award-winning stories, Melbourne writer Maxine Beneba Clarke has given a voice to the disenfranchised, the lost, the downtrodden and the mistreated. It will challenge you, it will have you by the heartstrings. This is contemporary... Read more

by | June 23, 2014

Maxine Beneba Clarke, author of Foreign Soil, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Maxine Beneba Clarke author of Foreign Soil 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 was born and raised in Sydney, schooled in Sydney’s outer West (Kellyville and Baulkham Hills), before going to University on the South Coast (Wollongong). But now my hom... Read more

by | April 30, 2014