Review List


(alphabetically by author surname)

AWW2014 – Review written as part of my contribution to the Australian Women Writers Challenge in 2014.

AWW2015 – Review written as part of my contribution  to the Australian Women Writers Challenge in 2015.

AWW2016 – Review written as part of my contribution to the Australian Women Writers Challenge in 2016.


The Never-Never Land, edited by Mitchell Ackhurst, Phillip Berrie and Ian McHugh.

Borderline by Mishell Baker.

Monstrous Little Voices, by Jonathan Barnes, Adrian Tchaikovsky, Emma Newman, Foz Meadows and Kate Heartfield.

Bound by Alan Baxter.

Jonathan Dark or The Evidence of Ghosts by A.K. Benedict.

Bad Power by Deborah Biancotti. (AWW2016)

Waking in Winter by Deborah Biancotti. (AWW2016)

Tell the Wind and Fire by Sarah Rees Brennan.

The Beast’s Garden by Kate Forsyth (AWW2015)

Liesmith by Alis Franklin (AWW2015)

Stormbringer by Alis Franklin (AWW2015)

We Are All Completely Fine by Daryl Gregory

The Secret River by Kate Grenville (AWW2014).

Showtime by Narelle M. Harris. (AWW2016)

Nightsiders by Sue Isle (AWW2016; Journey Through the Twelve Planets)

These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner (AWW2015)

Kaleidoscope edited by Alisa Krasnostein and Julia Rios. (no Australian stories reviewed here)

The Interrogation of Ashala Wolf by Ambelin Kwaymullina (AWW2014).

Who’s Afraid? by Maria Lewis (AWW2016).

The Madwoman Upstairs by Catherine Lowell.

Mullumbimby by Melissa Lucashenko (AWW2014)

Uprooted: On the Path of the Green Man, by Nina Lyon.

Avery by Charlotte McConaghy (AWW2015)

Perfections by Kirstyn McDermott (AWW2014)

Cold Comfort by David McDonald

Every Heart a Doorway  by Seanan McGuire.

The Hunt for Valamon  by D.K. Mok (AWW2015)

The Other Tree by D.K. Mok (AWW2014)

Squid’s Grief by D.K. Mok (AWW2016)

The Life and Death of Sophie Stark  by Anna North

The Sudden Appearance of Hope by Claire North.

Peacemaker by Marianne de Pierres (AWW2014)

Captive by Amanda Pillar. (AWW2016)

Graced by Amanda Pillar (AWW2015)

Love and Romanpunk by Tansy Rayner Roberts. (AWW2016)

Flex by Ferrett Steinmetz

Cranky Ladies of History edited by Tansy Rayner Roberts and Tehani Wessley (AWW2015)

Rupetta by Nike Sulway (AWW2015)

Thief of Lives by Lucy Sussex. (AWW2016)

In My Mother’s Hands by Biff Ward (AWW2015)

Through Splintered Walls by Kaaron Warren. (AWW2016)

The Painful Truth By Lynn R. Webster.

Insert Title Here edited by Tehani Wessley (AWW2015)

The Swan Book by Alexis Wright (AWW2014)