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The Shepherd’s Hut
Tim Winton, Hamish Hamilton, March 2018, reviewed by Scott Whitmont

Jaxie Clackton is a teenager on the run in the parched, unforgiving landscape bordering the salt lakes by the Western Australian desert. Convinced he’ll be... Read more
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Shining a light: Laura Elvery on ‘Trick of the Light’

Laura Elvery’s debut short-story collection Trick of the Light (UQP, March) comprises 24 ‘meticulously crafted’ short stories ranging in style from ‘stark realism to light... Read more



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