Sunday Spotlight: Kelly Gardiner

Sunday Spotlight: Kelly Gardiner

Welcome to Sunday Spotlight. Today we feature Kelly Gardiner, whose latest novel, 1917, was released on 1 February 2017.     When did you start writing and what was the catalyst? I’ve always written stories and poetry, and worked as a journalist for years, but never...
2016 Wrap Up: Diversity

2016 Wrap Up: Diversity

As I put this wrap-up together yesterday (on Australia Day), I thought about the many different voices that chorus on this continent and how privileged we are to hear them. AWW’s readers were certainly listening in 2016! There were 27 reviews of books by Indigenous...
Small Publishers Spotlight: Magabala Books

Small Publishers Spotlight: Magabala Books

Hi everyone. Over the next few months, I aim to write posts featuring a small press/publisher which highlight recent or upcoming books, or past titles yet to be reviewed for the challenge. My first post is on a press that focuses on Indigenous literature. ~ Apart from...
October – December 2016 Roundup: Diversity

October – December 2016 Roundup: Diversity

Happy holidays to all our wonderful readers and AWW participants. I hope this finds you keeping cool in some form or another, be it beneath shady trees or at the beach, and of course that you have a book to hand! Of 348 reviews over the past three months, some 10%...