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POTUS’s niece addresses Canberra Writers Festival

Donald Trump’s niece Mary Trump was both calm and sensational at the Canberra Writers Festival this morning (Friday 14 August) as Radio National host Fran Kelly probed her on her recent book,...

Author chronicles the life and death of murdered Canberra mum, Tara Costigan

In ‘The First Time He Hit Her’, local author Heidi Lemon takes readers into the world of Canberra mother-of-three, Tara Costigan, as her relationship with Marcus Rappel spirals out of control and ends in 2015 when Rappel kills Tara at her home.

Dating lessons from lockdown: what have we learned?

Rachel Givney is an Australian writer and filmmaker. and the author of 'Jane in Love', published by Penguin. Here she shares her views on dating during lockdown - and finds plenty of positives.

Book talk: Romance or suspense

This week, Jeff Popple reviews three romance or suspense novels. More of Jeff’s reviews can be found on his blog: murdermayhemandlongdogs.com Bottlebrush Creek by Maya Linnell Allen & Unwin, $29.99 Bottlebrush Creek is the follow-up...

5 sustainable practices for World Environment Day

With this Friday 5 June being World Environment Day, it’s a good time to start thinking about ways you and the family can be more sustainable at home.

5 tips for writing a kids’ book in iso

Five tips for writing a kids' book in isolation, by Nat Amoore, author of The Power of Positive Pranking, published by Penguin Random House Australia: So you’re staying home and staying safe? Got...

Survival tips from an expert in lockdown survival

Survival tips from an expert in lockdown survival by Martin Ed Chatterton, author of The Tell and many other fine books. I knew things had crossed a line when I read an article...

Book talk with Jeff Popple: Autumn reads

CW Book talk writer Jeff Popple looks at three enjoyable autumn reads.