Peggy Frew

Bronwyn Lea reviews Islands by Peggy Frew

Bronwyn Lea
25 March 2019

According to the AFP, two Australians under the age of eighteen are reported missing every hour. Most are found alive, fairly quickly, but an unlucky few will progress to the category of l More

Patrick Allington reviews 'Hope Farm' by Peggy Frew

Patrick Allington
18 December 2015

'I try to imagine going back': so begins a story about a woman remembering her childhood even when it seems she would just as soon forget it. Hope Farm is Melbourne writer and musician Peggy Frew's second novel. Her terrific début, House of Sticks (2011), was about, among other things, contemporary parenthood and the rhythm of conventional and unc ... More