Category: Read This

A look inside homes and people

Review: The World Was Whole by Fiona Wright, Published by Giramondo Often we don’t know what goes on inside homes and inside people. In The World Was Whole, a series...

What have the Greeks ever done for us?

Reviews: Creators, Conquerors, and Citizens: A History of Ancient Greece by Robin Waterfield Jesus as Philosopher: The Philosophical Sage in the Synoptic Gospels by...

Insights Summer Reading Guide 2019

With holidays and (hopefully) ideal beach reading weather, Summer can provide the ideal time to catch up on great literature. The Insights team provide their book...

A special wytch is not to be missed

Review: Wytches Bad Eggs Halloween Special Written by Scott Snyder Art by Jock Colour Art by Matt Hollingsworth After a long absence, the Wytches comic story is once...

Heart-Warming Faith

Review: The Names They Gave Us Author: Emery Lord Faith can be heart-warming, devastating and difficult. Emery Lord’s 2017 novel, The Names They Gave Us has all of...

Would You Give The Sun?

Review: I’ll Give You The Sun Author: Jandy Nelson 70% dark chocolate. That’s what this novel is. It’s bitter, and a little bit sweet. Some people love it and...

Step into her wheels

Review: Out Of My Mind Author: Sharon M. Draper “What would you do if you could fly?” Mrs. V asks as she glances from the bird to me. “Is that on the quiz?” I...

An Uncanny Revival

Review: Uncanny X-Men #1 Written by Ed Brisson, Kelly Thompson, and Matthew Rosenberg Art by Mahmud Asrar and others After a more than two-year absence, Marvel has...

The European wilderness

Review: Europe: A Natural History Author: Tim Flannery Our home-grown historian and writer on the environment Tim Flannery is known for his writings in the Australian...

An unfiltered reaction to the times

Review: Crudo Author: Olivia Laing How do we react to Trump and the almost apocalyptic madness of contemporary world events? One could be forgiven for falling into...