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Search results for tag: Memoir
Cassie Lane: They say memoir writing can be cathartic. I never realised just how much this was so until I wrote mine. Read more
Jessica Friedmann: Only write what you are burning to write. The work is too hard to waste on something second-rate.
Jessica Freedman answers the Booktopia Book Guru's Ten Terrifying Questions. Read more
Nevo Zisin: At first I felt like an imposter. Starting to write a memoir at 19? Who did I think I was?
Nevo Zisin discusses their memoir Finding Nevo. Read more
Aaron Elias Brunsdon: Designer Baby is a very personal story, intimate I would say, about the universal love of parents.
Aaron Elias Brunsdon answers the Booktopia Book Guru's Ten Terrifying Questions. Read more
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