The majority of Australians live in close proximity to the coast, but Deb Hunt's new book gives an insight into the lives of remote farming families.
Michael Idato Harper Collins says it is planning a first printing of two million copies of Go Set A Watchman.
Linda Morris Here are five young Australian writers to watch.
Are you a resourceful and kind hero like the BFG, or a mind-bogglingly evil villain such as the Grand High Witch?
Jason Steger Mark Rubbo, the managing director of Readings bookshops, has been given the Australian publishing industry's Lloyd O'Nell Award for his distinguished service over nearly 40 years to the world of books, writing and publishing.
Susan Wyndham A children's book is Book of the Year for the first time in the 15-year-old Australian Book Industry Awards.
Reviewer: Philip Flood Sir James Plimsoll had an extraordinary capacity to secure the trust and confidence of foreign leaders and of his own government.
Susan Wyndham Don Watson's 'grand work' The Bush hasn't offended any country people, as far as he is aware.
Susan Wyndham Novelist Mark Henshaw's bank had just told him to cut up his credit card.
Jason Steger Four women are on the Miles Franklin shortlist but the tussle for the $60,000 prize would seem to be between the prolific Sonya Hartnett and the veteran Joan London.
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