- Location(s): Mississippi
- Genre(s): Fiction
- Era(s): 1950s
Light in August, a novel that contrasts stark tragedy with hopeful perseverance in the face of mortality, which features some of Faulkner’s most memorable characters: guileless, dauntless Lena Grove, in search of the father of her unborn child; Reverend...
- Location(s): Israel
- Genre(s): Nonfiction
- Era(s): 1967 onwards
In Like Dreamers, acclaimed journalist Yossi Klein Halevi interweaves the stories of a group of 1967 paratroopers who reunited Jerusalem, tracing the history of Israel and the divergent ideologies shaping it from the Six-Day War to the present. Following...
- Location(s): Adelaide
- Genre(s): Psychological Thriller
- Era(s): Modern
‘Utterly absorbing and thought-provoking’ Caz Frear ‘What a premise, and packed with suspense’ Victoria Selman ‘A dark, delicious triumph’ Niki Mackay If what they said was true, then the grotesque and the monstrous ran in her blood. It was...
- Location(s): New York City (NYC), Paris, Ravensbrück
- Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
New York socialite Caroline Ferriday has her hands full with her post at the French consulate and a new love on the horizon. But Caroline’s world is forever changed when Hitler’s army invades Poland in September 1939–and then sets...