Forget thanks: Couple donating $3 million to State Library redevelopment just want to sing the library's praises.
Linda Morris It's taken three years and a Pulitzer Prize for fiction to find a place in Australian readers' hearts but finally Anthony Doerr's All the Light We Cannot See has been voted the best book of all time.
Linda Morris Jane Harper's initial hopes for The Dry, a page-turning murder-mystery set in drought-stricken rural Australia, were modest enough. Firstly, it was to finish the manuscript she had started, then it was to get published and onto book shelves.
Ron Cerabona Literary news and events in Canberra.
Desmond Manderson Here in the 'new island' of Australia, what is striking is the lack of vision.
Julie Power Tozer's novels cover first jobs, new loves, big decisions, the agony of indecision and uncertainty, peer pressure - and lots of kissing.
Linda Morris "The thing about sisters," says the young adult fiction writer Jaclyn Moriarty, "is we understand the importance of praise.''
Linda Morris Playwright and author Catherine McKinnon's second novel is set on the banks of Lake Illawarra and spans four centuries.
Michael Idato The film is based on an as-yet-unpublished book, From the Corner of the Oval.
Broede Carmody The man behind award-winning comedy series Veep will soon turn his attention to the Australian political landscape when he opens the Sydney Writers' Festival three weeks ahead of official programming.
The death of South Albury farmer Daryl Gray has come as a shock to his family and colleagues
Photos| The 2017 Eastern Region Dorper and White Dorper show and sale a huge success.
The Macquarie Matrons announced they were folding the club on Wednesday.
Take a look at some of the best photos from around the region this week.
Both men were taken to Dubbo Police Station.
NSW Farmers has welcomed the offer to help for communities doing it tough.
A police station in the state's west has welcomed a new member - and he's ready for mouse ...