The North Water - a sharp and highly original tale that grips like a thriller, and was so lavishly praised by the panel on the ABC Book Club - is about a 19th-century whaling ship that sets sail for the Arctic with a killer aboard.
With his signature brilliance and compassion, Solomon - a journalist and essayist of remarkable perception and prescience - demonstrates both how history is altered by individuals, and how personal identities are altered when governments alter.
From TV and radio comedy writing talent Nigel Smith, this laugh-out-loud funny girl-series returns. This time Nat's off on a geography field trip. It should be a chance to get away, but Embarrassing Dad's not far behind. Unfortunately!