Looking beyond issues of race, The Vanishing Half considers the lasting influence of the past as it shapes a person’s decisions, desires, and expectations.
Life can be beautiful if you make it beautiful. Filled with insights on friendship, family, health and ethics The Happiest Man on Earth offers timeless lessons for readers of all ages.
The Night Watchman is a story of past and future generations, of preservation and progress, grappling with the worst and best impulses of human nature.
Such a Fun Age is a page-turning and big-hearted story about race and privilege, set around a young black babysitter, her employer, and a connection that threatens to undo them both.
A Lonely Girl is a Dangerous Thing explores the confusion of having expectations upturned, and the awkwardness and pain of being human in our increasingly dislocated world.
Winner of the 2020 Miles Franklin Literary Award The Yield is a beautifully written novel that puts language at the heart of remembering the past and understanding the present.
Robbie Arnott’s stunning second novel remakes our relationship with the natural world. The Rain Heron is equal parts horror and wonder, and utterly gripping.
The Labyrinth is a hypnotic story of guilt, denial, the fraught relationship between parents and children, and how art can both be ruthlessly destructive and restore sanity.
This 2019 Booker Prize Winner is a goodie. The Testaments picks up 15 years after Offred stepped into the unknown, with the explosive testaments of three female narrators from Gilead.
With its examination of the possibility that art can both save and destroy us, Second Place is deeply affirming of the human soul, while grappling with its darkest demons.