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January Magazine | Book Reviews & Author InterviewsGoodreads | recent updatesBrain PickingsDetailed book reviewsStrange Horizons, a weekly speculative fiction magazine14 April 2014 (Reviews) FICTION: The Final Girl, by Shira Lipkin There is still no book on the particular trauma of Final Girls. FICTION: Podcast: The Final Girl, by Shira Lipkin, read by Anaea Lay In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Shira Lipkin's "The Final Girl." POETRY: Her Sun-patterned Eye, by Alex Dally MacFarlane no foundation texts inscribed on her tall body / only her collar-bones in Shahr-e Sukhteh's dry ground REVIEW: This Week's Reviews Monday: Something More Than Night by Ian Tregillis, reviewed by A. 7 April 2014 FICTION: Snakebit, by Amanda Downum The sound of snorts and hooves tangled through Lanie's nightmares, familiar dreams of smoke and screaming. FICTION: Podcast: Snakebit, by Amanda Downum, read by Anaea Lay In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Amanda Downum's "Snakebit." POETRY: 1991, What I Wanted, by Boudreau Freret to reassemble / the pieces 31 March 2014 FICTION: Little Faces, by Vonda N. Top
The Broke and the Bookish - A Book Blog For The Eclectic ReaderAustralia’s Favourite Novelist – The Full List | Booktopia - A Book Bloggers' Paradise - The No. 1 Book Blog for AustraliaTo celebrate January, Booktopia’s Month of Australian Stories, we asked you just who is Australia’s Favourite Novelist. The response was overwhelming, and after tens of thousands of votes were cast, these are the results. Australia’s 50 Favourite Australian Novelists for 2013. If you aren’t familiar with any of them, there’s no better time than now to get familiar and celebrate Australian Literature this year with Booktopia, Australia’s Local Bookstore. 50. Peter Temple is the author of nine novels, including four books in the Jack Irish series. Our Pick The Broken Shore won the UK’s prestigious Duncan Lawrie Dagger for the best crime novel of 2007 and Truth won the 2010 Miles Franklin Literary Award, the first time a crime writer has won an award of this calibre anywhere in the world. Temple’s first two novels Bad Debts and Black Tide have been made into films with Guy Pearce starring as Jack Irish. Click here to go to Peter Temple’s author page 49. 48. 47. She currently lives in Sydney.