Margot SavilleDec 11, 20157 Comments
Many commentators think Malcolm Turnbull will be in residence at Kirribilli for many years to come. But Paddy Manning, the author of a new book on Turnbull, is not so sure ...
Myriam RobinNov 26, 20156 Comments
Publishers, predictably, want to keep Australia's restrictions on importing books as they are. But savvy customers and e-book sales mean it soon might not matter anyway.
Margot SavilleNov 24, 201515 Comments
Goodness gracious, Pope Francis thinks that stopping carbon emissions will help the poor, when everyone knows only coal and the free market will do that.
Myriam RobinJul 24, 20151 Comment
Julie Gibbs, the curator of many beloved cookbooks, is leaving her position as publishing director of Lantern.
CrikeyMay 5, 2015
After a string of literary rejections, Murray Middleton wins one of Australia's most prestigious literary awards -- and isn't allowed to tell anybody about it.
Jan 7, 20159 Comments
Who spent the most on books and newspapers in Parliament House? Crikey reporter Myriam Robin and intern Mahalia Dobson investigate.
Dec 9, 201449 Comments
Australia's Secret War, which won the PM's literary award for history, is a badly written, badly researched work of fiction, opines Mike Carlton, former ABC war correspondent and naval historian.
Margot SavilleSep 30, 201411 Comments
The veteran ABC writer and broadcaster was in fine form at the launch of her new book. If only she had a wife to corral her three children, it might have gone off without a hitch.
Margot SavilleSep 30, 20149 Comments
Julia Gillard was warm, funny and engaging at a discussion of her memoir in Sydney last night.
Sally WhyteSep 29, 201415 Comments
Australia's first female prime minister has released her autobiography, and she is not shy about throwing some shade. Crikey finds the juiciest bits.