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1 The Resurrection of Morris West Simon Caterson , 2017 single work essay
— Appears in: The Monthly Blog , August 2017;
1 'The Fabulous Flying Mrs Miller : An Australian’s True Story of Adventure, Danger, Romance and Murder' by Carol Baxter Simon Caterson , 2017 single work essay
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 391 2017;
'Among the glittering generation of pioneering aviators and aviatrixes of the 1920s and 1930s, Jessie ‘Chubbie’ Miller stands out as remarkably adventurous. Carol Baxter’s highly readable biography provides an engaging portrait of a young suburban housewife who decided, quite literally, to make her own way in the world. As Baxter acknowledges, for a biographer it is a tremendous story that just keeps on giving. This book does it justice.' (Introduction)
1 The Pulling Power of Prejudice Simon Caterson , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 12-13 March 2016; (p. 26) The Saturday Age , 12-13 March 2016; (p. 26)

— Review of Finding Eliza : Power and Colonial Storytelling Larissa Behrendt , 2016 multi chapter work criticism
1 Full of Wonders Simon Caterson , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , January-February no. 378 2016; (p. 64)

— Review of Journey to Horseshoe Bend T. G. H. Strehlow , 1969 single work biography
1 Dad’s Determination Created Popular Hero Simon Caterson , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 19-20 November 2016; (p. 23)

— Review of The Last Crocodile Hunter : A Father and Son Legacy Bob Irwin , Amanda French , 2016 single work autobiography
1 Lapsed Old-school Detective Simon Caterson , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australia , 22-23 October 2016; (p. 19)

— Review of Roger Rogerson : From Decorated Policeman to Convicted Criminal - The Inside Story Duncan McNab , 2016 single work biography
1 'Short-Arsed Sex Pixie' : A Clear-Eyed Account of an Artist's Life Simon Caterson , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , September no. 384 2016; (p. 13-14)

— Review of Brett Whiteley : Art, Life and the Other Thing Ashleigh Wilson , 2016 single work biography

'Notwithstanding the fact that he died alone in a hotel room following a heroin overdose at the age of fifty-three, Brett Whiteley led what for an Australian artist in particular may be characterised as a fortunate life. As Ashleigh Wilson relates in this excellent biography, Whiteley retained the capacity to astonish, despite his misadventures.' (Introduction)

1 Adele Dumont Finds the People among the Politics in No Man Is an Island Simon Caterson , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 9 September 2016;

— Review of No Man Is an Island : One Teacher’s Story of How Humanity and Hope Flourished behind Barbed Wire Adele Dumont , 2016 single work autobiography
'"Each time I enter my classroom, and the men assemble before me, I get an unmistakable feeling: that I belong here. If I were religious, maybe I would say that I had found my calling." During the period of increased arrivals that occurred under the Rudd-Gillard government, Adele Dumont took a job teaching English to asylum seekers being held in detention on Christmas Island and later at the Curtin detention centre in the West Australian desert. ...'
1 Pushing the Boundaries Simon Caterson , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 5-6 December 2015; (p. 37) The Saturday Age , 5-6 December 2015; (p. 31)

— Review of The Best Australian Essays 2015 2015 anthology essay ; The Best Australian Science Writing 2015 2015 anthology essay ; Best Australian Comedy Writing 2015 anthology prose short story
1 Little Rest and Savage Recreation Simon Caterson , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 24-25 October 2015; (p. 26) The Saturday Age , 24-25 October 2015; (p. 26)

— Review of R&R Mark Dapin , 2015 single work novel
1 The Refugee Who Claims a Fortunate Life Simon Caterson , 2015 single work
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 15 August 2015; (p. 30-31) The Saturday Age , 15-16 August 2015; (p. 30)

— Review of Shining : The Story of a Lucky Man Abdi Aden , Robert Hillman , 2015 single work autobiography
1 The Problems behind the Lines Simon Caterson , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 18 July 2015; (p. 26)

— Review of After the Blast : An Australian Officer in Iraq and Afghanistan Garth Callender , 2015 single work autobiography
1 Australia’s First Literary Sensation Simon Caterson , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 27-28 June 2015; (p. 30) The Saturday Age , 27-28 June 2015; (p. 30)

— Review of Blockbuster! : Fergus Hume and the Mystery of a Hansom Cab Lucy Sussex , 2015 single work biography ; The Mystery of a Hansom Cab Fergus Hume , 1886 single work novel
1 Simon Caterson Reviews 'Mannix' by Brenda Niall Simon Caterson , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , April no. 370 2015;

— Review of Mannix Brenda Niall , 2015 single work biography
1 The Bogan Aesthetic Simon Caterson , 2014 single work criticism
— Appears in: Island , no. 139 2014; (p. 9-15)
'Australian society has never been more diverse, intricate and sophisticated than it is right now. But, as Simon Caterson writes, never have we been more bogan.' (9)
1 Matthew Reilly and the Problem With China Simon Caterson , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 8 November 2014; The Age , 8 November 2014; The Canberra Times , 8 November 2014;

— Review of The Great Zoo of China Matthew Reilly , 2014 single work novel
1 Capturing the Man behind a Celebrity Crook Simon Caterson , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 11-12 October 2014; (p. 22)

— Review of The Real Chopper : The Man Behind the Legend, Inside and Out Adam Shand , 2014 single work biography
1 Crazy Place for an Adventure Simon Caterson , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 16-17 August 2014; (p. 21)

— Review of Biting Through : Five Years in Afghanistan John Ratcliffe , 2014 single work autobiography
1 The Rats are in Town and the Place is Right for Plundering Simon Caterson , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 19-20 July 2014; (p. 26) The Canberra Times , 19 July 2014; (p. 23) The Age , 19-20 July 2014; (p. 27)

— Review of Chasing the Ace Nicholas J. Johnson , 2014 single work novel
1 Portrait of the Art Dealer as the Devil's Advocate Simon Caterson , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 12 -13 April 2014; (p. 31) The Canberra Times , 12 April 2014; (p. 23) The Age , 12 April 2014; (p. 31)

— Review of The Dealer is the Devil : An Insider's History of the Aboriginal Art Trade Adrian Newstead , 2014 single work autobiography
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