Lists and Suggestions


BOOKS: Australian Fiction

The Slap cover

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The Light Between Oceans cover

"A novel set on a remote Australian island, where a childless couple live quietly running a ligh...

What Alice Forgot  cover

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The Forgotten Garden cover

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Hello from the Gillespies cover

"For the past thirty-three years, Angela Gillespie has sent to friends and family around the wor...

Lost & Found  cover

Follows a shared encounter between an abandoned 7-year-old, a widowed shut-in and a nursing home...

Burial Rites cover

Set against Iceland's stark landscape, Hannah Kent brings to vivid life the story of Agnes, who,...

Cloudstreet  cover

Two families marked by tragedy are thrown together in a rambling house with a past. The Lambs an...

The Night Guest  cover

"An elderly Australian woman lets a mysterious and possibly sinister caretaker into her beach-si...

True History of the Kelly Gang  cover

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The Man Who Loved Children  cover

Every family lives in an evolving story, told by all its members, inside a landscape of portento...

Bitter Greens cover

"After Margherita's father steals parsley from the walled garden of the courtesan Selena Leonell...

The Broken Shore cover

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The Narrow Road to the Deep North  cover

"A novel of love and war that traces the life of one man-- an Australian surgeon-- from a prison...

The Rosie Project  cover

Don Tillman, professor of genetics, has never been on a second date. He is a man who can count a...

The Spare Room cover

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The Thorn Birds  cover

Colleen McCullough's sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbi...

White Gardenia cover

"From internationally bestselling author Belinda Alexandra comes a sweeping, emotional journey t...

Year of Wonders cover

This gripping historical novel is based on the true story of Eyam, the "Plague Village," in the ...

Walking on Trampolines  cover

The young life of good-girl Lulu is irrevocably shaped by unconventional best friend, Annabelle,...