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Issue Details: First known date: 2009... no. 315 October 2009 of Australian Book Review est. 1961 Australian Book Review
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* Contents derived from the 2009 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Advances, single work column
A column canvassing current literary news including reports on responses to Peter Craven's review of the Macquarie PEN Anthology of Australian Literature, the winner of the 2009 ABR Reviewing Competition and new releases from Puncher and Wattmann.
(p. 1)
The Many in One, Nicholas Jose , single work correspondence (p. 4)
A Hundred Ways, Ian Britain , single work correspondence (p. 4-5)
Peter Craven Replies:, Peter Craven , single work correspondence (p. 5)
The Missing Palmer, Sylvia Martin , single work correspondence
Sylvia Martin comments on what she perceives as 'one of the more extraordinary omissions' from the Macquarie PEN Anthology of Australian Literature - the omission of Vance Palmer.
(p. 5-6)
Breaking the Barrier, David Callahan , single work correspondence (p. 6)
Nothing without a 'But', Richard Freadman , single work review
— Review of The Hollow Tree Jacob G. Rosenberg , 2010 single work novel ;
(p. 8-9)
'Must I Write?', David Musgrave , single work review
— Review of Barley Patch Gerald Murnane , 2009 single work novel ;
(p. 10-11)
Note: Available courtesy of ABR
Nameless Wonders, Kerryn Goldsworthy , single work review
— Review of Wonders of a Godless World Andrew McGahan , 2009 single work novel ;
(p. 11-12)
[Review Essay] The Billionaire’s Curse, Rhiannon Hart , single work review
— Review of The Billionaire's Curse Richard Newsome , 2008 single work novel ;
(p. 12)
Lifting the Lid, Morag Fraser , single work review
— Review of The Riddle of Father Hackett : A Life in Ireland and Australia Brenda Niall , 2009 single work biography ;
(p. 13-14)
Note: Available courtesy of ABR
Vive la Bagatelle! : A Contemporary Life of Marcus Clarke, Susan K. Martin , single work review
— Review of Cyril Hopkins' Marcus Clarke Cyril Manley Hopkins , 2009 single work biography ;
(p. 15-16)
Monja Blancai"The wild White Nun, rarest and loveliest", Clive James , single work poetry (p. 20)
Bigger Than God, Malcolm Knox , single work review
— Review of Messengers of Eros : Representations of Sex in Australian Writing Xavier Pons , 2009 single work criticism ;
(p. 24)
La Mian in Melbournei"On Little Bourke Street it's the bewitching hour", Kim Cheng Boey , single work poetry (p. 25)
[Review] Hollywood Ending, Angela Meyer , single work review
— Review of Hollywood Ending Kathy Charles , 2009 single work novel ;
(p. 25)
Mallarme Rechauffe, Jeffrey Poacher , single work review
— Review of Australian Literature and the Symbolist Movement John Hawke , 2009 single work criticism ;
(p. 26)
'The Greedy, Bleeding Pen', Gig Ryan , single work review
— Review of The Bee Hut Dorothy Porter , 2009 selected work poetry ;
(p. 27)
Letting Go, Lyn McCredden , single work review
— Review of Motherlode : Australian Women's Poetry 1986 - 2008 2009 anthology poetry ;
(p. 28-29)
Mediterranean Man, Ann Moyal , single work criticism (p. 37-38)

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