ABR FEBRUARY 2013, NO. 348


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The outlook for America in Obama’s second term Morag Fraser

Fit audience of readers Bernadette Brennan

The cult of Rupert Murdoch Joel Deane

A copious biography of J.M. Coetzee Gillian Dooley

Shapes of feelings in Brian Castro Francesca Sasnaitis

When Nettie Palmer visited Henry Handel Richardson Brenda Niall

Asian Australian fiction in the Asian Century Alison Broinowski

The life of David Foster Wallace Shannon Burns


Artur Domosławski: Ryszard Kapuściński Sheila Fitzpatrick

Diana Wyndham: Norman Haire and the Study of Sex John Rickard


Sonya Hartnett (ed.): The Best Australian Stories 2012 Cassandra Atherton


Anthony Macris: Great Western Highway Patrick Allington

Graeme Simsion: The Rosie Project Jo Case

Jessie Cole: Darkness on the Edge of Town Romy Ash

Annabel Smith: Whisky Charlie Foxtrot Stephen Mansfield

Matthew Condon: The Toe Tag Quintet Simon Collinson

Australian History

Ross Gibson: 26 Views of the Starburst World Andy Lloyd James


Valerie Eliot and John Haffenden (eds): The Letters of T.S. Eliot James McNamara

William Shawcross (ed.): Counting One’s Blessings Michael Shmith


Charles Rosen: Freedom and the Arts Michael Morley


Kelly Gellatly (ed.): 101 Contemporary Australian Artists Doug Hall


Lincoln Morag Fraser


Nikki Gemmell: Honestly Gillian Dooley

Indigenous Studies

Jon Altman and Seán Kerins (eds): People on Country Richard J. Martin

Nuclear Studies

Richard Broinowski: Fallout from Fukushima Gillian Terzis


‘Life Cycle of the Eel’ Sarah Holland-Batt

‘Fragile Pranks’ Emma Lew

Young Adult Fiction

James Roy: City Laura Elvery

Alison Croggon: Black Spring Bec Kavanagh

Literary Studies

Glyn Maxwell: On Poetry David McCooey


Simon Armitage: Walking Home Bronwyn Lea


Don Share and Christian Wiman (eds): The Open Door Stephen Edgar

Jennifer Maiden: Liquid Nitrogen Kate Middleton

Graeme Kinross-Smith: Available Light Mike Ladd

Alan Wearne: Prepare the Cabin for Landing Peter Kenneally


Julianne Schultz (ed.): Griffith Review 38 Imogen Smith


J.H. Elliott: History in the Making Norman Etherington

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