29 May 2018

All This by Chance by Vincent O'Sullivan

All this by chance is a beautiful, beautiful book about memory and identity. One of the characters muses at one point on how much of us is us, and how much is made up from the photos and paintings and books we surround ourselves with: “The before people” - “No one ever quite works out the mix”.

23 May 2018

Summary Justice by John Fairfax

High flying maritime law specialist Tess De Vere was a student attached to philosophy student William Benson's defence team when he was convicted of murder, and his case has never left her mind. Did he kill a man in a drunken rage, or was he, as he claims, falsely accused?