Book reviews

Sydney Morning Herald/The Age

Animals in Combat’ by Nigel Allsopp 24/5/14

‘Antarctica: An Intimate Portrait of the World’s Most Mysterious Continent’ by Gabrielle Walker 27/5/12

‘Ashes to Ashes’ by Gideon Haigh 6/4/14

‘Bumper: The Life and Times of Bumper Farrell’ by Larry Writer 12/6/11

‘Eating Animals’ by Jonathan Safran Foer 2/1/10

Eugenia’ by Mark Tedeschi 7/10/12

‘Exorcising Hitler: The Occupation and Denazification of Germany’ by Frederick Taylor 28/8/11

‘The Following’ by Roger McDonald 1/12/13

‘Golden Boy: Kim Hughes and the Bad Old Days of Australian Cricket’ 3/5/09

‘Me and Rory Macbeath’ by Richard Beasley 23/6/13

‘The Narrow Road to the Deep North’ by Richard Flanagan 15/12/13

‘The Ocean at the End of the Lane’ by Neil Gaiman 8/9/13

‘One Summer: America 1927’ by Bill Bryson 16/2/14

‘The Road to Middlemarch: My Life with George Eliot’ by Rebecca Mead 2/3/14

‘Transatlantic’ by Colum McCann 14/7/13

‘Welcome to Your New Life’ by Anna Goldsworthy 18/5/13

‘Your Fathers, Where are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?’ by Dave Eggers 27/7/14

The Sun-Herald

Capsule review – ‘Best Australian Racing Stories’ by Jim Main [ed] (2010)

Capsule review -‘Sphere of Influence’ by Gideon Haigh (2010)

Capsule review – ‘The True Story of Butterfish’ by Nick Earls (2009)

‘Waging Heavy Peace: A Hippie Dream’ by Neil Young (2013)

‘The Wes Anderson Collection’ by Matt Zoller Sietz (2013)

Good Reading

‘The Pilo Family Circus’ by Will Elliott (2007)

‘Pretty Birds’ by Scott Simon (2006)

Specimen Days’ by Michael Cunningham (2005)

‘Tree of Smoke’ by Denis Johnson (2005)

‘A Room Full of Mirrors: A Biography of Jimi Hendrix’ by Charles Cross (2005)

Eureka Street

Review of ‘Curtin’s Gift’ by John Edwards (2006)


Review of ‘Night Games: Sex, Power and Sport’ by Anna Krien (2013)

Review of ‘City Boy: My Life in New York in the 1960s and 1970s’ by Edmund White (2009)

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