September 2014, no. 364

September 2014, no. 364

Welcome to the September Fiction issue! Here you will find the 2014 Jolley Prize shortlisted stories from Faith Oxenbridge, Cate Kennedy, and winner Jennifer Down. Also in the Fiction Issue: Maria Takolander on short stories, Mary Cunnane on the art of pitching, an interview with Penguin publisher Ben Ball, and ten notable Australian writers discuss their favourite short-story collections. Delia Falconer reviews Mark Henshaw’s second novel, appearing twenty-six years after his début, Felicity Plunkett reviews Helen Garner’s confronting ‘This House of Grief’, and Joel Deane reviews two titles on Julia Gillard and the Labor government.


GRAVITY by Mary Delahunty & RUDD, GILLARD AND BEYOND by Troy Bramston

Hard Choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton & HRC: State Secrets and the rebirth of Hillary Clinton by Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes

The Snow Kimono by Mark Henshaw

Worldly Philosopher by Jeremy Adelman & The Essential Hirschman edited by Jeremy Adelman

AUSTRALIAN LITERARY STUDIES, VOL. 28, NOS 1–2 edited by Leigh Dale and Tanya Dalziell

Woodsmoke by Todd Turner

Kin by Anne Elvey

Leaves of Glass by David Prater

Westerly, vol. 59, no. 1 edited by Delys Bird et al.

Lost & Found by Brooke Davis

Heat and Light by Ellen Van Neerven

Sweet One by Peter Docker

After Darkness by Christine Piper

Arms Race by Nic Low

Are You Seeing Me? by Darren Groth & The Minnow by Diana Sweeney

TIGERFISH by David Metzenthen

GOLDEN BOYS by Sonya Hartnett