Books – Anna Spargo-Ryan


Book club: The Dry

I feel almost as though The Dry needs no introduction - it began life winning the 2015 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for an Unpublished Manuscript, and has been a top 10 bestseller since its release in June. I must admit to not being a crime reader


Book club: The Healing Party

Welcome to my first choice as new Head Coach of the Pink Fibro Book Club! Confession: I've chosen a book I've already read, but I've done so because all I could think while reading this was "this would be a great book for book club." Here's


My dad is a mapmaker

At the end of this story, I'm going to recommend that you buy this book that my clever friend Al wrote. Fair warning. When I was six, I had the greatest birthday party ever. Everyone from my class came, because when you're in Prep (which is called Reception


Book review: Questions of Travel

This is my second book review. That's why it's not very good. Also general disdain. Last week I read the multi-award-winning, highly acclaimed tome Questions of Travel, by Michelle de Kretser. I had tried for some time to read it on my Kindle, but after making no