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A Reader’s Guide to Writers’ Festivals

Great advice to make the most of Australia’s many writers’ festivals.

Researching The Pearler’s Wife

Roxane Dhand on discovering the rocky history of Broome’s pearl-fishing industry. 

The Will for a Western Win

Martin Flanagan reminisces on the day the MCG shook with hope and excitement for the Western Bulldogs.

Savvy Saving

Some of the best money-saving tips from Canna Campbell’s book The $1000 Project.

Simple Tips to Eat Well and Live Longer

Can what you eat determine how long, and how well, you live?

Sharing the Love

Some of our favourite authors offer up their go-to book gifts.

3 Yin Yoga Positions For Better Sleep

Feel rested and relaxed.

Thomas' Friends From Around The World

Meet Sodor’s many visitors.

Reading Goals for the Year Ahead

Take a fresh approach to the way you read in 2018.

Kissing Frogs

An introduction to Sami Lukis’ Romantically Challenged. 

The Night the Nation Roared

Samantha Lane remembers the night the AFLW erupted into life.

Amanda Pharrell Rap Sheet

Candice Fox shares the police report that began Amanda Pharrell’s decade behind bars.

Ted Conkaffey Rap Sheet

Candice Fox shares the police report that Ted Conkaffey will never outrun.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Life in the CIA

Author Karen Cleveland shares the inside scoop on life inside America’s CIA.


Vintage Creative Director Suzanne Dean discusses creating the artwork for First Person.

Vibrant picture book a tribute to Women’s March

South Australian illustrator Andrew Joyner describes his inspiration for his authorial debut.

3 Effective Core Exercises You Can Do At Home

Strength training made simple.

Simple Stress Management Tips

From pressure to positive energy.

The Five Pillars of Longevity

Professor Valter Longo on the five basic principles of his Longevity Diet.

Writing White Chrysanthemum

Mary Lynn Bracht on the harrowing, life-changing process of researching and writing White Chrysanthemum.