Tag Archives: aww2016

Five years and 96 books later (thoughts on the Australian Women Writers Challenge)

The Australian Women Writers Challenge was born five years ago out of a frustration that books written by women are not taken as seriously as those written by men. Not reviewed as much. Not awarded as often and so on. … Continue reading

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Review: THIS HOUSE OF GRIEF by Helen Garner

I am generally too much of a coward to delve into true crime which is, of necessity, rarely neat. Although I often claim to like my crime fiction realistic that, if I’m totally honest, is only up to a point. … Continue reading

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