The majority of Australians live in close proximity to the coast, but Deb Hunt's new book gives an insight into the lives of remote farming families.
Michael Idato Harper Collins says it is planning a first printing of two million copies of Go Set A Watchman.
Jason Steger A bigger slice of Penguin? Fiery self expression; Liane Moriarty's Davitt surprise, and the Brotherhood's story award.
Linda Morris Jonathan Franzen is back with a new book that steps beyond America's heartland to take on the new freedom fighters of the Internet.
Ron Cerabona Authors are turning out for literary events in Canberra in September.
Geoff Page This work allows readers to understand and share the pain of a grandmother's death.
Stephen Saunders If you relate to the distinctive culture of that real America, try these essays.
Marion Halligan A cross-referencing of three stories makes for a compelling narrative that leaves you in a constant state of suspense.
Linda Morris The frustrations of an awarding winning children's author with Europe's refugee crisis has snowballed into a Twitter fundraising campaign that has raised more than $300,000.
Jason Steger There is widespread confusion within the book industry as to when the Book Council of Australia will be constituted, what its official function will be and when it will start work.