The Hoopla brings you the first chapter of Gallipoli Street, Mary-Anne O'Connor's debut novel, a tale of three families whose destinies are entwined by war, tragedy and passion.
NAOMI SIMSON, the entrepreneur behind RedBalloon, shows you how to love what you do every day. Read the first chapter of her book Live What You Love and enter to win a copy.
The guilt of a child who believes he should have been killed instead of his friend ferments and grows in disturbing ways in this new book by T.M. Clark. Read the first chapter here.
ROWENA HOLLOWAY weaves mystery and suspense, secrets and lies into her tale of underworld crime in small town South Australia. Read the cracking first chapter here.
Read the first chapter of historian Isolde Martyn's powerful new novel THE GOLDEN WIDOWS.
Read the first chapter of Mary Kubica's new book The Good Girl in which Mia Dennett makes the worst mistake of her life - it's a thriller to rival the bestselling Gone Girl.
Do our loved ones ever really leave us? Can love transcend death? In her new book Love Never Dies, KARINA MACHADO, explores love as a link to the afterlife.
How does descent into addiction begin? JENNIFER WEINER takes her forensic skill to the story of an ordinary middle class woman who finds herself on a downward spiral.
'Julia, we never really knew you … then you were gone’. MARY DELAHUNTY seeks to right this wrong in her new book, Gravity. Read an extract here + win a copy.
Read the first chapter from Kate Belle's new book, Being Jade.
The drama of Sri Lanka in the 1980s provides a colourful and fascinating backdrop to this gripping novel about cross-cultural love and turmoil.
In The Museum of Extraordinary Things, Alice Hoffman has created a love story among the crushing reality of poverty and dreaming. Read an extract here.
In her new book bestselling author ANITA HEISS explores the nature of friendship as a group of women approach the milestone of turning 40. Read an extract here
He's the man of her dreams, but he walked on her. Or so she thinks... Read an extract from Tricia Stinger's gripping new romance, Right as Rain.
Read the first chapter from Mandy Margo's new novel, Driftwood.
Read the first chapter from Victoria Purman's romantic novel, Nobody But Him.
After the extraordinary global success of Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert has written her first novel in 13 years. Read the first chaper here.
Read the first chapter from Rachael Johns' new novel, Outback Dreams, the first in a series of books for lovers of romance.
Read the first chapter from Anna Romer's first novel, Thornwood House.
Read an extract from Philippa Gregory's bestselling new book, The White Princess: a story of Kings, Queens, resilience, and the battle for true love.