February 2018 Round-up: Classics and Literary

February 2018 Round-up: Classics and Literary

In February the literary year really got going with the announcement of the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award winners and the longlist for our favourite award here, the Stella Prize. For details on these see the end of this post. Meanwhile, on with the...
January 2018 Round-up: Classics and Literary

January 2018 Round-up: Classics and Literary

Another year, another January round-up and I’m thrilled that this year has started as last year did – with a bumper crop of reviews. It makes my job harder – but in a good way, so do please keep me busy! As you’re probably aware, the awards...
Crime Fiction and True Crime: Round Up Five 2017

Crime Fiction and True Crime: Round Up Five 2017

Since the last crime round up AWW reviewers have paid a lot of attention to the flurry of second books being published by our latest crop of emerging talents. Among the accolades she received for her debut novel THE DRY Jane Harper won this year’s Davitt Award...