August 9, 2019

Why we’re all in this together – and have been for a long time

The idea of the 'commons' has underpinned successful societies stretching back throughout human history.
August 9, 2019

A complex study of character and the urge for revenge

Appearances can be deceptive and Peter Goldsworthy's latest novel is more than just a thriller.
August 9, 2019

Iola Mathews’ gutsy fight for social change and action

Winning for Women is a vital repository of first-hand labour history, gender history and media history.
August 9, 2019

The many layers of Alex Landragin’s imaginative fiction

At the core of Alex Landragin's novel are the three short literary works.
August 9, 2019

A taut and tense thriller that will make you think as well

Despite having written a series of crime novels set in Belfast, The Chain will be Adrian McKinty's breakout.
August 9, 2019

How a square peg grew up in the round hole that is Queensland

Like many an aimless youth, Andrew Stafford took the hallowed path of the drift into journalism, but his particular journey has not been smooth.
August 9, 2019

Shock, horror! Scalpers at a bookshop event

Who would have believed it? Scalpers tried to make the most of a sold-out Gleebooks event.
August 9, 2019

Boston Marathon cheat Ruiz dies aged 66

Rosie Ruiz, the woman who famously crossed the line first at the 1980 Boston Marathon before being disqualified for cheating, has died of cancer at the age of 66.
August 9, 2019

Be proud and fierce: Omar Musa on Muhammad Ali showing him the way

Live the way you want to: how Muhammad Ali inspired a young poet from Queanbeyan.
August 9, 2019

Kim Gordon unmasked: a natural instinct of going against the grain

The so cool co-founder of Sonic Youth continues to be relentlessly experimental as a musician, visual artist, writer, speaker and fashion designer.
August 8, 2019

Clothes that grow: 10 bold ideas to reduce ocean plastics

Microbeads made from plants not plastic and clothes that stretch as a baby grows are some of the ideas to be awarded a slice of £6m to prevent further ocean pollution.
August 8, 2019

Clothes that grow, plant-based microbeads: 10 solutions to ocean pollution

Microbeads made from plants not plastic and clothes that stretch as a baby grows are some of the ideas to be awarded a slice of £6m to prevent further ocean pollution.