Penguin Books Australia

Astral Territory by Minnie Darke

April 2, 2019 // 0 Comments

  We are absolutely thrilled to host our guest author, Minnie Darke, in a content piece she has written about the role of astrology in her life.   Astral Territory by Minnie Darke The summer I was twelve, an older cousin gave me a dog-eared collection of Dolly magazines. It was [...]

Author of the Month: Nicole Alexander

March 1, 2019 // 0 Comments

  Author of the Month: Nicole Alexander Nicole Alexander’s ninth novel is a sweeping rural historical novel, set in South Australia and the Northern Territory.   Stone Country Nicole Alexander From nineteenth-century Adelaide and the red dirt of mid-north South Australia, to the cattle [...]

Book of the Month: Minnie Darke’s ‘Star Crossed’

March 1, 2019 // 0 Comments

  Book of the Month: Minnie Darke’s Star Crossed In three words, describe to us your novel: Joyful. Mischievous. Satisfying. In Star-Crossed, we meet Justine Carmichael a journalist who in order to win the heart of the man of her dreams tampers with her magazine’s horoscopes, setting [...]

Tell A Fairy Tale Day with Sandie Docker

February 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

  Tell A Fairy Tale Day with Sandie Docker ‘Tell a Fairy Tale day’ is on February 26th. In a modern world of female empowerment and striving for gender equally, it isn’t surprising to find people who are quick to denounce Fairy Tales as archaic stories that go against everything we [...]

Love Between The Pages with Helene Young

August 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

  Love Between The Pages with Helene Young   When I set out to the write Return to Roseglen the main character was Felicity Dunmore, a woman about to turn fifty, in the middle of menopause, and juggling a whole lot of pressures and disasters. I knew a bit about all that so I thought I [...]