How many women on the Booker Prize Longlist? MEREDITH JAFFE looks at the always controversial prize and brings us all the latest book news and reviews.
MEREDITH JAFFE speaks to Jenny Valentish about her debut novel Cherry Bomb, the music industry and her literary influences. Plus all the latest news and reviews.
...but the hunger for it is. MEREDITH JAFFE pays tribute to the late, great writer Nadine Gordimer, who died earlier this week, and brings us the latest in book reviews.
WIN a copy of Jennifer Weiner's new book All Fall Down.
There is a lot of excitement around Alyson Foster’s debut novel God is an Astronaut. MEREDITH JAFFE describes Foster as 'Nora Ephron spliced with Margaret Atwood.'
Brooke Davis has become Australia's latest global publishing sensation. MEREDITH JAFFE interviews her, and has all the latest literary news and reviews.
MARY DELAHUNTY witnessed history from the inside of Julia Gillard's office, and has written a book that seeks to understand our first female PM. She writes about it here.
JK Rowling is having a lot of fun with her material writing under the Robert Galbraith pseudonym. MEREDITH JAFFE reviews The Silkworm, and the best of the books this week.
In Being Jade, author Kate Belle has created a female character who eschews the patriarchal world view. MEREDITH JAFFE asks Belle why she created such an extreme character.
MEREDITH JAFFE treats us to all the news and her reviews and what's new in books this week.
WIN a copy of Kate Belle's new novel Being Jade.
Read the first chapter from Kate Belle's new book, Being Jade.
How do you write a memoir about world events and your part in them when your biggest job may yet be ahead of you? MEREDITH JAFFE reviews Hillary Clinton's book. Buy the book here.
MEREDITH JAFFE looks at the extraordinary, ambitious first book that was ten years in the writing... and brings us all the reviews and news in books this week.
MEREDITH JAFFE pays tribute to one of literature's greats and brings us all that's new and news in the world of books this week.
On June 10 HILLARY CLINTON's memoir hits bookstores around the world. Today the former US Secretary of State has released her author notes on why she wrote the book.
All your ideas of love and family will be turned on their head by Andrew Solomon and his amazing book. MEREDITH JAFFE has all the latest news and reviews in books.
Betrayals, misunderstandings, loves lost, unrequited or forever burning... author Su Dharmapala tells MEREDITH JAFFE about the rich tapestry of her new novel
The drama of Sri Lanka in the 1980s provides a colourful and fascinating backdrop to this gripping novel about cross-cultural love and turmoil.
Four of the six authors shortlisted for this year's Miles Franklin award are women. MEREDITH JAFFE has all the news, plus all the reviews for this week's best reads.