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THE WAITING ROOM by Leah Kaminsky captures the sights, sounds, accents and animosities of Israel – a country overflowing with stories. Graeme Simsion, author of THE ROSIE PROJECT, called it ‘Compelling, moving and memorable’, and we’d recommend it as your next book club read.

Ex-Military Police, Jack Reacher is an exceptional investigator; a skill he often uses while travelling the US either as a hired hand or even trying to clear his own name!

Spring is here. The weather’s getting warmer, the flowers are blooming, and we’re excited to lie on the grass and bask in the sun with a good book. Here’s our pick of ten spring reads to help you bounce out of winter.

With Father’s Day just around the corner, we thought we’d take a look at some of the best and worst Dads in literature.

With Father’s Day just around the corner, we thought we’d take a look at some of the Worst Dads in Literature. Who else would you add to this list? Be sure to take a look at our list of the Best Dads in Literature.

Rick Stein's Bannisters restaurant has definitely put Mollymook on the map and is definitely worth the three and half hour drive from Sydney. But why not make it a weekend getaway and check out a few other wonderful sights Mollymook has to offer. Here are a few recommendations . . .

Aug 23

Kathy Reichs on the Case

by Random House Australia on 23 August 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.

This year we’ve saved the best crime and thriller books till last, with the new Jack Reacher and Alex Cross thrillers due out in September and November. Plus award-winning author Candice Fox is back with FALL, the final instalment in the trilogy featuring Eden Archer. Read on to discover the best crime books still to come in 2015.

WILD LANDS is an epic novel of bravery, loyalty and impossible love. Bestselling author Nicole Alexander takes readers on a journey from the streets of early Sydney to the heart of Australia's wild, untamed lands. WILD LANDS is our September Book of the Month.

From bestselling author Nicole Alexander comes WILD LANDS, an epic novel of bravery, loyalty and impossible love that takes the reader on a spellbinding journey from the streets of early Sydney to the heart of Australia's wild, untamed lands. Take a look at this Q&A with Nicole.