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Writing a book is no mean feat in itself. Now imagine writing a book when your day job is running a farm and your closest bookshop is 200km away. Getting published when you live rurally has its challenges, but here, four great Australian authors share their best tips for rural writing.
SIMPLY NIGELLA: FOOD TO NOURISH BODY & SOUL, an inspirational and practical cookbook from one of the nation’s bestselling cookery writers, Nigella Lawson, will be published in Spring 2015.
If you haven’t read any (or you’ve only read a few) Kathy Reichs books from her thrilling series based on forensic anthropologist Dr Temperance Brennan, we have put together the ultimate case file to help get you on track.
They stop the most brutal psychopaths, serial killers, rapists and just plain bad guys while we go about our everyday lives. Who is your favourite hero?
by Random House Australia on 24 September 2014
Moving, unforgettable and guaranteed to change the way you think about dying, how one lives with regret and of course, love . . . THE LOVE SONG OF MISS QUEENIE HENNESSY is the parallel story to the bestselling book THE UNLIKELY PILGRIMAGE OF HAROLD FRY and our Book of the Month.
by Julia Gillard on 23 September 2014
It’s been a while . . . and now it’s time to tell MY STORY.
by Random House Australia on 23 September 2014
We are pleased to announce more wonderful news for our Penguin Random House authors from this year’s Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards.