Adult Fiction for Review

This is a list of titles that were reviewed in mainstream media in 2015 (as per the Stella Count), but which have not yet been reviewed for the AWW challenge. (Note: Links are to books’ Goodreads pages, where available.)

Bettenay, Linda J. Wishes for Starlight. Roleystone Courier 2015

Black Inc. Something Special, Somthing Rare: Outstanding Short Stories by Australian Women. Black Inc 2015

Bobis, Merlina. Locust Girl: A Love Song. Spinifex Press 2015, New South Wales Premier’s Literary Award for Christina Stead Prize for Fiction (2016)

Brien, Chloe. Award Winning Australian Writing 2015. Melbourne Books 2015

Craig, Jen. Panthers and the Museum of Fire. Spineless Wonders 2015 (Stella Prize longlist nominee)

Dattner, Zoe and Louise Swinn. The Sleeper’s Almanac X. Sleepers Publishing 2015

De Saint Phalle, Catherine. On Brunswick Ground. Transit Lounge 2015

Dechian, Sonja. An Astronaut’s Life. Text 2015 (Dobbie Literary Award longlist nominee)

Evans, Christine. Cloudless: A Novel in Verse. UWA Press 2015

Finn, S J. Down to the River. Sleepers Publishing 2015

Hume, M K. The Blood of Kings. Headline Review 2015

Kerschbaum, Greta. The Lost Cave of Corinna. Self-published 2015

Kneen, Krissy. The Adventures of Holly White and the Incredible Sex Machine. Text 2015

Little, Carolyn. Bergstrom’s Orange. A&A Book Publishing 2015

Lohrey, Amanda. The Best Australian Stories 2014. Black Inc 2014

Lohrey, Amanda. The Best Australian Stories 2015. Black Inc 2015

McEwan, Karys. The Something Fine Project. Blurb 2014

McIntosh, Fiona. The Last Dance. Penguin 2015

McLennan, Tess. Ghosts. Short Stop Press 2015

Midalia, Susan. Feet to the Stars and Other Stories. UWA Publishing 2015, Western Australian Premier’s Book Award Nominee for Fiction (2016)

Mizen, Victoria. The Green Velvet Dress. Smashwords (self-published) 2015

Moriarty, Cass. The Promise Seed. University of Queensland Press 2015

Morrissey, Di. Rain Music. Pan Macmillan Australia 2015

Mundy, Jane. In My Father’s House. Hybrid Publishers 2014

Reed, Nicki. Unmarry Me. Text 2015

Reines, Ros. The Social Diary. Allen & Unwin 2015

Tang, Estelle. Lost Boy & Other Stories. Margaret River Press 2015

van Zeller, Marcia. The Capes. Self-published 2015

Volk, Valerie. Bystanders. Wakefield Press 2015

Wrightson, Kellinde. The Notorious Frances Thwaites. Brandl & Schlesinger 2015


List complied by Elizabeth Lhuede October 2016.