Ladybird books for grown-ups has given us a new satirical look at the way we live our lives. Dating, hangovers and even mindfulness, all get a look in, set to the backdrop of illustrations from the past. This quirky series takes situations today and adds a touch of dark humour.
The latest book in the series is aptly titled ‘The Ex’. From plotting revenge on the ex to desperate attempts to win the ex back, this slim tome has it all.
The Casual Vacancy goes on sale next Thursday. Jennifer Byrne will be discussing life after Potter with J.K. Rowling on Thursday 27th September at 8pm on the ABC.On September 21, 2012
Jo Oliver is the author and illustrator of three books, Pilgrim, Tatiara and The Light. Jo's first book Pilgrim was commended as a Notable Book by The Children’s Book...On January 15, 2015
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Amity Gaige is the author of O My Darling, The Folded World and most recently Schroder. Her essays, articles and stories have appeared in various publications including the Yale Review, The Literary Review, Los Angeles...On April 16, 2013
This week we are reading Sisters of Mercy by Caroline Overington.On October 25, 2012