Inside the Australian and New Zealand book industry

Image. Advertisement:

Blue Hour (Sarah Schmidt, Hachette)

Sarah Schmidt’s second novel, following her award-winning debut See What I Have Done, is an intensely absorbing emotional journey through motherhood and trauma set against the turbulent 20th century. In the 1930s, Kitty escapes her mother’s dictatorial voice by becoming a nurse in a country hospital for returned soldiers. Finally...

Please log in or subscribe to access all of Books+Publishing's premium content.



Forgot my password

IP access

If you have purchased IP access, please click the button below to activate your service.

Check IP access


Purchase a subscription to access Books+Publishing‘s premium content.

We now offer a pay-by-the-month subscription.

Click here to see our range of subscription options.




Category: Reviews