This psychological drama by Elizabeth Harrower was completed in 1971 but has never been published until now. The story follows socialite Zoe Howard, daughter of well-known identities in Sydney, whose rude awakening to class tensions and dysfunctional relationshipsfrom marriage to parenthood to friendshipis actually a warning about the danger of losing one's self and the evils of a wasted life. -Vicki
Susie Wilde, popular N&O columnist on children's books, presents her Wilde Awards Live! Find out her picks for the best in children's and teen books for the year. Author and designer Pam Pease also joins us with her wonderful interactive books for children ages 10+, including Architecture for Kids. This is part of our View From Tuesday sessions, open to all but of special interest to teachers and media specialists.