A haunting and enigmatic tale that will keep you awake and wondering long after you've finished this classic Australian mystery.
SOON TO BE A MAJOR TELEVISION SERIES STARRING NATALIE DORMER (GAME OF THRONES) AND YAEL STONE (ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK).
'Every... read more
From the author of critically acclaimed What Alice Forgot comes a wonderfully fun, insightful novel about the crazy things we do for love.Ellen Oâe(tm)Farrell is a bit unusual. Sheâe(tm)s a hypnotherapist. Sheâe(tm)s never met her father. And she canâe(tm)t seem t... read more
Being the skipper of the cutter that carries all supplies and communications between Tasmania and Maria Island is a powerful position, and a deadly one. When a boatman is murdered on a remote island off Van Dieman's Land, the authorities want to blame a... read more
From the no. 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Husband's Secret and Big Little Lies"Intelligent and unsentimental about family dynamics" Marian Keyes"Gripping, acutely observed, thought-provoking and funny" Marie ClaireThe three Kettle sisters have had a mortifying pub... read more
|Awards:||Shortlisted for ABIA Australian General Fiction Book of the Year 2014.|
A New York Times Bestseller -- Imagine that your husband wrote you a letter to be opened after his death. Imagine, too, that the letter contains his darkest secret -- something with the potential to destroy the life you built together, and the lives of others as well. I... read more
Every family has secrets that bind them together. A heart-rending story of a guesthouse keeper and his wife who attempt to start over, from devastatingly talented debut author Kali Napier. 1932. Ernie and Lily Hass, and their daughter, Girlie, have lost almost ev... read more
Fact: bad people do bad things. In the new age of money, drugs, and instant satisfaction, you make your own rules. You take what you want--not ask. There is no responsibility. There is no guilt. If someone burns you, you should do the same to them. It's an issue of equality. Andrew... read more
A sumptuous, bewitching new take on a tale as old as time - read the Beast's side of the story at long last.
'Utterly Enchanting!' - Kate Forsyth, author of Bitter Greens and The Wild Girl
'What a delight! This is a beautifully crafted, deeply romantic reworkin... read more
SOON TO BE A MAJOR TELEVISION SERIES STARRING NATALIE DORMER (GAME OF THRONES).
'Everyone agreed that the day was just right for the picnic to Hanging Rock - a shimmering summer morning warm and still, with cicadas shrilling...'
St Valentine's Day, in ... read more
|Awards:||Winner of Sisters in Crime's Davitt Awards: Best Adult Novel 2015. Shortlisted for ABIA Australian General Fiction Book of the Year 2015.|
THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERNOW A GOLDEN GLOBE AND EMMY-WINNING HBO(R) LIMITED SERIES STARRING REESE WITHERSPOON, NICOLE KIDMAN, SHAILENE WOODLEY, ALEXANDER SKARSG RD, LAURA DERN, ADAM SCOTT, AND ZO KRAVITZ FROM THE DIRECTOR OF WILD AND DALLAS BUYERS CLUB, JEAN-MARC VALL... read more
|Awards:||Winner of Age Book of the Year: Fiction 2008 and Australian Independent Booksellers Indie Awards: Best Australian Book 2008 and Miles Franklin Literary Award 2009. Shortlisted forNSW Premier's Literary Award Christina Stead Prize for Fiction 2009 and Nielsen BookData/ABA Book of the Year Award - Booksellers' Choice 2009.|
Now a Major Motion Picture, Starring Simon Baker, Elizabeth Debicki, and Richard Roxburgh
Breath is a story of risk, of learning one's limits by challenging death. On the wild, lonely coast of Western Australia, two thrill-seeking teenage boys fall under the spell of a veteran ... read more
|Series:||Penguin Modern Classics Ser.|
'Ruth Park . . . that steady glow at the heart of Australian literature.' Ruth CracknellThree of Ruth Park's best loved books - Missus, The Harp in the Southand Poor Man's Orange- are brought together in this volume, tr... read more