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Book Club : Travel book club: How to Pack: Travel Smart for Any Trip

Gemma Nisbet

We all love travelling, but hate packing — and anyone who has ever puzzled over the contents of their luggage knows that the difficulty of it often goes far beyond the realm of the merely practical.

Book Club : Swashbuckling tale of terror in the tropics

William Yeoman

WA author Norman Jorgensen's pirate tale The Smuggler's Curse is a rollicking read.

Book Club : Illustrator James Foley on outback teaching and building a baby brother

William Yeoman

Perth teacher, author and illustrator James Foley talks with Will Yeoman about the delights of peripatetic teaching and bringing a monster to life.

Book Club : Gold Rush: How prospector and miner Jim Richards made, lost and made a fortune

William Yeoman

Former British Army officer Jim Richards has searched for gold and diamonds in some of the most dangerous places on earth and lived to tell the tale in a new book, Gold Rush.

Book Club : Novelist Natasha Lester on why she loves Paris and New York

William Yeoman

Bestselling West Australian author Natasha Lester joins our Books Editor Will Yeoman for a fun travelogue and a dramatised excerpt from her latest novel, A Kiss From Mr Fitzgerald

Book Club : Curator and author Lee Kinsella on WA artist Miriam Stannage

William Yeoman

Acclaimed WA artist Miriam Stannage challenges us to see the world anew. Curator and author Lee Kinsella talks to Will Yeoman about a major new book and exhibition focussing on Stannage's beautiful, disquieting work.

Book Club : Building trust with readers

William Yeoman

Travel Editor Stephen Scourfield talks to Books Editor Will Yeoman about his latest literary venture, Don't Forget to Write.

Book Club : Poet David McCooey drops over from Geelong bearing poetic gifts

William Yeoman

With poems ranging from the confessional to the mock-autobiographical, from imagism to a strange storytelling, from the comic and satirical to the plangent and disturbing, the former Perth resident's latest collection Star Struck startles with the many faces of lyric poetry.

Book Club : New poetry collection traverses the world

William Yeoman

From suburban Australia to the streets of London and the canals of Venice, prolific Australian poet Paul Hetherington’s new collection Burnt Umber evokes a world where the past is another country too.

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