Book Review: The Vanity Fair Diaries

Tina Brown’s account of her time as editor-in-chief of the hottest magazine during the decade of excess should be a sure-fire winner, but it turns out to be a b…

Book Review: Munich

In 1945, the Fuhrer wistfully mourns: “We ought to have gone to war in 1938.” Munich tells you why he didn’t.…


Book Review: Manhattan Beach

Jennifer Egan’s follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning A Visit from the Goon Squad is more straightforward in structure than her acclaimed 2011 novel; as Manha…


Book Review: Sticky Fingers

Sticky Fingers: The Life and Times of Jann Wenner and Rolling Stone Magazine is an at times brutal but extremely entertaining biography on Rolling Stone founder…


A tale of a lit city

Novelist Stephen Orr had this crazy dream that Adelaide could become the next UNESCO City of Literature. Too bad it was just fantasy……

Adelaide In-depth

Get the latest stories, insights and exclusive giveaways delivered straight to your inbox every week.