The prose in Paulo Coelho's latest book, Adultery, is "sparse, thoughtful and devastating", says MEREDITH JAFFE. Read her review and get the latest literary news here.
If there's a message from British feminist Laurie Penny's new book is that the feminist debate is not yet fearless or forceful enough. Let's get loud, says GABRIELLE JACKSON.
Read the first chapter of historian Isolde Martyn's powerful new novel THE GOLDEN WIDOWS.
Haruki Murakami's latest novel sold over a million copies in Japan a week, but what does MEREDITH JAFFE make of the translation? Plus all the latest literary news and reviews.
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.
Liane Moriarty, whose latest book has been optioned by Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon, answers a few questions for MEREDITH JAFFE. Plus the latest news and reviews.
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 JAFFÉ talks to bestselling author Jennifer Weiner about her new book All Fall Down: a tale of high expectations and middle class addiction.
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.